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Environmental Release Report: LANGLADE County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in LANGLADE 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 LANGLADE 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:ZINC COMPOUNDS
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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 2,153
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23,716
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 11,805
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 11,911
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,153
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 20,798
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 23,716
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 23,716
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 23,716
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 23,716
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 24,589
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 24,464

    *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 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 203,000 NA
    1989 2,005 0 0 0 2,005 10,105 NA
    1990 24,905 0 0 0 24,905 24,605 NA
    1991 56,060 0 0 0 56,060 5,645 223,743
    1992 80,312 0 0 250 80,562 3,205 572,338
    1993 76,701 0 0 0 76,701 1,760 357,492
    1994 77,861 0 0 0 77,861 1,010 163,362
    1995 83,309 0 0 0 83,309 1,510 112,569
    1996 66,335 0 0 0 66,335 1,515 90,366
    1997 71,910 0 0 0 71,910 4,515 92,569
    1998 44,292 0 0 0 44,292 1,329 57,994
    1999 33,724 0 0 0 33,724 20,651 85,689
    2000 43,086 0 0 0 43,086 59,047 122,184
    2001 17,901 0 0 0 17,901 66,256 208,150
    2002 24,589 0 0 0 24,589 106,441 185,217
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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