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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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    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 38,445 455
    Suspected Carcinogens 316 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 136,709 28,526
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 14,509 25
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 265,296 18,684
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,907 3
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 533,467 460
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 291,749 19,701
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 774,066 31,698
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 677,714
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 374,562 41,734
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 721 24
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 145,740 22,760
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,053,991 41,716
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,027,224 31,827

    *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 2,350,051 70,703 9,446 0 2,430,200 1,277,671 NA
    1989 2,405,140 65,813 12,300 0 2,483,253 527,261 NA
    1990 2,930,242 67,386 15 0 2,997,643 533,338 NA
    1991 2,209,495 100,624 5 0 2,310,124 3,190,258 16,512,491
    1992 1,794,169 98,084 220,315 0 2,112,568 2,855,610 11,615,616
    1993 1,065,711 129,401 10,601 0 1,205,713 1,386,894 8,297,581
    1994 1,239,566 60,756 21,704 0 1,322,026 1,120,594 7,344,633
    1995 935,584 37,755 26 0 973,365 1,115,472 5,815,469
    1996 955,178 84,499 9,930 0 1,049,607 977,451 6,424,277
    1997 1,365,069 156,754 73,298 0 1,595,121 1,030,369 5,689,783
    1998 991,194 111,834 135,062 0 1,238,090 847,828 5,578,442
    1999 970,542 150,958 70,046 0 1,191,546 1,598,690 6,529,879
    2000 1,027,359 95,819 129,841 0 1,253,020 1,268,306 4,959,814
    2001 984,335 57,740 88,965 0 1,131,040 1,964,155 6,840,469
    2002 1,056,252 69,690 98,884 0 1,224,825 1,932,207 5,382,154
    "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 .5095 0 .4165 0 .926 .01238 .9384
    2001 .5789 0 .189 0 .7679 .01273 .7766
    2002 .5885 0 .23 0 .8185 0 1.15
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