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Environmental Release Report: STEVENS County, WA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in STEVENS 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 STEVENS County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 257
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 257
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 257
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 29,493
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 247
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 257
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 29,750
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,750
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,750
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 257
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 29,740
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,740

    *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 1,083,202 250 75 0 1,083,527 0 NA
    1989 1,284,085 250 446 0 1,284,781 0 NA
    1990 952,385 250 50 0 952,685 0 NA
    1991 998,506 0 15 0 998,521 0 1,082,436
    1992 202,772 0 46 0 202,818 199 295,418
    1993 248,988 0 339 0 249,327 107 521,810
    1994 194,629 0 23,256 0 217,885 63 304,655
    1995 141,686 0 0 0 141,686 56,620 758,133
    1996 62,581 0 0 0 62,581 0 533,194
    1997 29,520 0 16,580 0 46,100 18,576 307,097
    1998 79,802 0 3,938 0 83,740 180 249,913
    1999 123,505 0 8,352 0 131,857 180 359,165
    2000 47,421 0 10,800 0 58,221 49,949 371,033
    2001 28,779 0 18,451 0 47,230 31,938 267,044
    2002 29,750 0 0 0 29,750 0 30,391
    "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
    2000 .1309 0 0 0 .1309 .0061 .137
    2001 .1295 0 0 0 .1295 .0098 .1393
    2002 .2003 0 0 0 .2003 0 .2476
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