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Environmental Release Report: ONEIDA County, WI
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ONEIDA 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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in WISCONSIN or facilities in ONEIDA County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 ONEIDA County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
    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)
    Recognized Carcinogens 6,969 45
    Suspected Carcinogens 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 172,159 45
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 142,092 45
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 30,067
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,927
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 299,328 45
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 162,604 45
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 311,560 366
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 218,500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 174,847 366
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 42 45
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 174,793 321
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 383,749 321
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 384,555 321

    *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 195,579 10,168 0 0 205,747 109,282 NA
    1989 398,477 12,076 0 0 410,553 181,973 NA
    1990 848,804 115,752 750 0 965,306 68,150 NA
    1991 602,497 88,300 0 0 690,797 111,361 4,092,495
    1992 610,690 140 0 0 610,830 135,867 4,242,620
    1993 748,985 50 0 0 749,035 159,740 4,331,554
    1994 780,518 26 0 0 780,544 173,430 4,774,868
    1995 829,289 3,203 0 0 832,492 209,164 4,865,945
    1996 711,585 4,371 0 0 715,956 251,674 4,936,019
    1997 537,600 277 0 0 537,877 644,316 5,447,256
    1998 478,842 34 0 0 478,876 341,857 4,449,859
    1999 461,241 191,925 161 0 653,327 253,205 4,294,748
    2000 467,142 711 1 0 467,854 113,501 3,963,613
    2001 417,209 385 1 0 417,595 124,379 3,920,097
    2002 384,699 366 .590 0 385,066 68,834 2,392,803
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 .1634 0 0 0 .1634 .00736 .1708
    2001 .169 0 0 0 .169 .00736 1.17
    2002 .1539 0 0 0 .1539 0 .1556
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