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Environmental Release Report: WARREN County, VA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in WARREN 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 WARREN 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:MERCURY
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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 3,244
    Suspected Carcinogens 6,179
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 234,811
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 24,544
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 207,518
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 9,038
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 54,153
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 226,283
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 364,520
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 364,796
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 102,358
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 364,881
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 364,854

    *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 34,639,208 43,700 3,371,000 0 38,053,908 1,541,400 NA
    1989 215,893 0 0 0 215,893 146,727 NA
    1990 411,348 0 0 0 411,348 53,454 NA
    1991 269,112 0 0 0 269,112 3,661,839 3,933,873
    1992 140,656 0 0 0 140,656 3,415,745 3,563,671
    1993 102,023 0 0 0 102,023 2,836,873 2,938,896
    1994 77,803 0 0 0 77,803 3,402,302 3,480,099
    1995 70,544 0 0 0 70,544 3,080,983 3,151,527
    1996 50,792 0 0 0 50,792 2,654,893 2,705,685
    1997 167,127 0 0 0 167,127 9,476,050 5,098,212
    1998 170,586 0 0 0 170,586 1,284,462 1,618,133
    1999 156,682 0 0 0 156,682 2,385,574 2,757,065
    2000 159,866 0 0 0 159,866 2,329,291 2,672,050
    2001 130,746 0 0 0 130,746 1,283,825 1,414,572
    2002 364,887 0 0 0 364,887 3,430,181 3,795,069
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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