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Environmental Release Report: GREEN LAKE County, WI
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in GREEN LAKE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    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 GREEN LAKE 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:AMMONIA
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,760
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 2,760
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,760
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,981
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,981
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 3,981
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,981
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,981

    *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 302,262 500 750 0 303,512 96,094 NA
    1989 347,894 750 36,619 0 385,263 62,484 NA
    1990 263,951 270 42,995 0 307,216 40,897 NA
    1991 196,434 6 44,916 0 241,356 95,471 417,948
    1992 90,404 6 17,475 0 107,885 140,262 357,557
    1993 117,070 6 216 0 117,292 111,615 398,709
    1994 54,752 4 258 0 55,014 84,065 198,952
    1995 78,981 4 184 0 79,169 91,631 253,344
    1996 63,110 1 89 0 63,200 101,710 252,094
    1997 72,790 1 0 0 72,791 170,593 300,790
    1998 53,483 0 0 0 53,483 37,620 178,403
    1999 37,440 0 0 0 37,440 10,546 138,895
    2000 30,004 0 0 0 30,004 12,834 102,482
    2001 25,525 0 0 0 25,525 103,832 187,529
    2002 3,981 0 0 0 3,981 80,696 139,324
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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