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Environmental Release Report: DODGE County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DODGE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    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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    Rank counties in WISCONSIN or facilities in DODGE 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 DODGE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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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 7,682
    Suspected Carcinogens 11
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 274,320
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 182,029
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 97,596
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 7,633
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 211,320
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 279,590
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 279,975
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 46
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 280,000
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 274,707
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 280,289
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 257,479

    *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 632,476 22 750 0 633,248 430,973 NA
    1989 429,334 0 1,000 0 430,334 414,508 NA
    1990 489,459 0 250 0 489,709 328,679 NA
    1991 276,259 0 6,355 0 282,614 271,501 23,287,217
    1992 228,641 5 4,007 0 232,653 256,443 26,472,083
    1993 276,046 0 0 0 276,046 256,737 42,415,073
    1994 145,476 0 0 0 145,476 209,603 951,495
    1995 281,874 20 0 0 281,894 421,087 58,050,865
    1996 202,768 0 0 0 202,768 250,654 55,243,671
    1997 399,622 10 0 0 399,632 882,027 62,931,662
    1998 395,594 25 0 0 395,619 636,686 64,259,954
    1999 1,006,731 0 0 0 1,006,731 1,306,804 65,505,225
    2000 1,064,549 0 0 0 1,064,549 1,257,728 67,985,769
    2001 304,821 0 0 0 304,821 1,223,935 63,726,868
    2002 280,299 0 250 0 280,549 993,766 63,246,846
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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