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Environmental Release Report: KING AND QUEEN County, VA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in KING AND QUEEN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:

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    Rank counties in VIRGINIA or facilities in KING AND QUEEN County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *Note: These rankings are based on chemical releases and transfers reported by industrial facilities to the Toxics Release Inventory, and do not take into account major sources of pollution or toxic chemicals that are not covered by TRI.

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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for KING AND QUEEN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 255
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 255
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 255
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 255
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 255

    *Note: Some chemicals are associated with more than one health effect, so their release may be counted multiple times in this table. Therefore, it is not appropriate to sum releases sorted by health effect. Total reported releases to air and water are provided in the data summary below.
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  • What We Don't Know About Chemical Safety and Harm
  • Air Releases
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 TRI chemicals released to water in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
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  • TRI Data Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 56 0 0 0 56 56,000 56,000
    2001 255 0 0 0 255 0 499
    2002 255 0 0 0 255 0 255
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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