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Environmental Release Report: DUNN County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DUNN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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 DUNN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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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 132,700
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 100,500
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 32,200
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 100,500
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 132,700
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 132,700
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 132,700
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 132,700
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 132,700
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 111,500

    *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 23,040 0 0 0 23,040 200,780 NA
    1989 41,359 0 0 0 41,359 11,625 NA
    1990 165,395 0 0 0 165,395 19,296 NA
    1991 89,960 0 0 0 89,960 33,979 124,055
    1992 107,433 0 91 0 107,524 35,430 157,406
    1993 135,603 0 182 0 135,785 15,644 176,574
    1994 135,420 0 0 0 135,420 19,760 171,090
    1995 153,903 0 0 0 153,903 34,950 187,659
    1996 146,860 0 0 0 146,860 51,069 247,079
    1997 203,884 0 0 0 203,884 35,786 298,058
    1998 106,321 0 0 0 106,321 88,739 195,137
    1999 128,007 0 0 0 128,007 36,512 160,915
    2000 140,610 0 0 0 140,610 63,674 213,820
    2001 108,100 0 0 0 108,100 59,426 168,060
    2002 132,700 0 0 0 132,700 44,520 177,125
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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