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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:1,1-DICHLORO-1-FLUOROETHANE
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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:TOLUENE
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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 33,729
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 33,669
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 33,669
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 33,669
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 33,669
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 33,729
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 33,669
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 33,669
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 33,669

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 13,500 NA
    1989 12,712 0 0 0 12,712 13,500 NA
    1990 27,447 0 0 0 27,447 11,250 NA
    1991 27,000 0 0 0 27,000 27,000 56,000
    1992 38,000 0 0 0 38,000 37,550 75,414
    1993 20,312 0 0 0 20,312 35,304 55,000
    1994 27,214 0 0 0 27,214 58,959 86,173
    1995 27,004 0 0 0 27,004 53,506 75,407
    1996 62,041 0 477 0 62,518 61,470 122,871
    1997 49,536 0 438 0 49,974 84,596 91,395
    1998 33,036 0 439 0 33,475 32,104 64,444
    1999 67,024 0 438 0 67,462 32,147 100,873
    2000 94,025 0 438 0 94,463 56,594 150,622
    2001 84,428 0 0 0 84,428 43,554 127,980
    2002 33,729 0 0 0 33,729 35,439 69,433
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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