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Environmental Release Report: KEWAUNEE County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in KEWAUNEE County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 KEWAUNEE 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:MANGANESE
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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 1,439 75,015
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,439
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,439
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,879
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,879
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,879
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,938
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,439

    *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 125,554 0 0 0 125,554 13,593 NA
    1989 196,542 0 0 0 196,542 1,000 NA
    1990 458,228 0 0 0 458,228 35,904 NA
    1991 252,192 5,400 16,580 0 274,172 7,019 308,256
    1992 324,160 15,853 0 0 340,013 20,986 370,910
    1993 464,482 0 0 0 464,482 20,732 506,116
    1994 523,161 0 0 0 523,161 15,410 557,949
    1995 270,404 0 0 0 270,404 10,466 299,556
    1996 166,786 0 0 0 166,786 7,650 199,983
    1997 0 0 3,220 0 3,220 0 15,881
    1998 61 0 3,467 0 3,528 350 44,026
    1999 250 0 4,234 0 4,484 9,541 29,157
    2000 500 25,210 4,282 0 29,992 45,606 94,076
    2001 750 19,170 289 0 20,209 48,178 106,678
    2002 1,938 75,015 222 0 77,175 62,634 140,661
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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