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Environmental Release Report: FOND DU LAC County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in FOND DU LAC 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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    *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 FOND DU LAC 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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 1,375
    Suspected Carcinogens 19,759
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 183,969
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,947
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 102,828
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 19,012
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 58,721
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 105,024
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 155,853
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 561
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 210,087
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 23
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 141,088
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 212,322
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 137,302

    *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 1,134,417 500 320,426 0 1,455,343 767,344 NA
    1989 728,709 0 14,560 0 743,269 536,652 NA
    1990 426,004 0 16,008 0 442,012 170,571 NA
    1991 394,958 0 17,442 0 412,400 854,254 2,752,863
    1992 389,476 0 18,770 0 408,246 695,730 2,052,628
    1993 437,337 0 26,459 0 463,796 2,179,635 4,094,882
    1994 1,026,710 0 26,135 0 1,052,845 3,498,014 5,262,535
    1995 288,659 10 20,587 0 309,256 1,893,958 3,146,869
    1996 309,009 0 0 0 309,009 4,426,384 5,532,631
    1997 380,635 66,600 0 0 447,235 4,153,077 3,224,273
    1998 396,618 255 0 0 396,873 1,082,444 4,101,709
    1999 346,806 0 0 0 346,806 1,184,014 2,199,788
    2000 259,616 0 6,573 0 266,189 1,214,143 1,971,761
    2001 243,536 0 0 0 243,536 1,019,136 1,658,582
    2002 212,538 0 121 0 212,660 1,535,187 2,465,477
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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