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

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    *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 GEORGE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 45
    Suspected Carcinogens 27
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5,527
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 49
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,478
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 38
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,972
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 101
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,849
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 10,728
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 5,949
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 45
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 5,900
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 11,232
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 11,214

    *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
    1988 165 0 0 0 165 0 NA
    1989 240 0 0 0 240 0 NA
    1990 264 0 0 0 264 0 NA
    1991 252 0 0 0 252 0 252
    1992 219 0 0 0 219 0 219
    1993 220 0 0 0 220 0 221
    1994 2,233 0 0 0 2,233 70 2,303
    1996 223 0 0 0 223 0 223
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1998 8,607 0 0 0 8,607 84,779 905,416
    1999 11,904 0 0 0 11,904 86,254 1,318,838
    2000 12,160 0 0 0 12,160 175,190 2,263,219
    2001 14,943 0 174 0 15,117 221,584 3,480,784
    2002 11,258 0 94 0 11,352 344 2,555,525
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 .1115 0 0 0 .1115 0 .1115
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