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Environmental Release Report: DOOR County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DOOR 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 DOOR 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 DOOR 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:COPPER
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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 54
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 787
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 779
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 8
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 59
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 792
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 746
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 54
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 784
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 792
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 59

    *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 104,007 82 0 0 104,089 42,167 NA
    1989 138,740 208 0 0 138,948 41,311 NA
    1990 89,676 350 0 0 90,026 18,840 NA
    1991 60,821 5 0 0 60,826 31,355 99,224
    1992 46,542 0 0 0 46,542 106,268 156,945
    1993 54,479 0 0 0 54,479 7,429 61,085
    1994 41,787 0 0 0 41,787 2,130 43,917
    1995 39,138 0 0 0 39,138 2,180 41,169
    1996 40,648 0 0 0 40,648 57,529 98,268
    1997 10,580 0 0 0 10,580 17,778 75,346
    1998 1,073 0 0 0 1,073 11,058 74,477
    1999 21,355 5 0 0 21,360 79,672 100,727
    2000 12,854 0 250 0 13,104 152,297 164,599
    2001 31,656 10 673 0 32,339 66,696 94,975
    2002 792 0 250 0 1,042 44,576 48,192
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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