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Environmental Release Report: PAGE County, VA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in PAGE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 PAGE County

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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 227,761
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 500
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 500

    *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 24,670 15,616 0 0 40,286 0 NA
    1989 48,946 750 0 0 49,696 0 NA
    1990 55,051 0 0 0 55,051 0 NA
    1991 21,667 0 0 0 21,667 4,021 25,538
    1992 17,565 0 0 0 17,565 5,866 23,430
    1993 68,662 0 0 0 68,662 5,456 99,632
    1994 20,360 0 0 0 20,360 2,010 198,260
    1995 11,600 0 0 0 11,600 2,010 185,836
    1996 9,749 0 0 0 9,749 2,010 145,908
    1997 5,895 0 0 0 5,895 3,760 150,987
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 515 177,990
    1999 0 350,000 0 0 350,000 153,969 1,509,704
    2000 4,824 535,399 0 0 540,223 47,362 1,258,074
    2001 6,580 123,931 0 0 130,511 46,413 1,171,725
    2002 500 227,761 0 0 228,261 28,636 372,281
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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