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Environmental Release Report: MANATI County, PR
 
 
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MANATI 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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    Rank counties in PUERTO RICO or facilities in MANATI 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 MANATI County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:DICHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHLOROFORM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 21,304
    Suspected Carcinogens 366
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 39,631
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,875
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 35,664
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 19,987
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 7,797
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 54,985
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 108,228
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 108,394
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 90,471
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 109,448
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 78,892

    *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 444,844 0 1,250 0 446,094 2,797,649 NA
    1989 350,991 0 1,000 0 351,991 4,460,277 NA
    1990 373,572 0 20 0 373,592 5,330,726 NA
    1991 354,786 0 20 0 354,806 14,325,666 14,110,408
    1992 434,589 0 20 0 434,609 11,122,950 13,269,164
    1993 594,598 0 360 0 594,958 13,261,633 17,716,459
    1994 703,079 0 26 0 703,105 9,623,173 12,908,029
    1995 855,580 0 71 0 855,651 10,693,741 11,877,577
    1996 670,991 0 27 0 671,018 11,580,574 12,384,735
    1997 657,356 0 16 0 657,372 17,881,143 10,126,079
    1998 364,547 0 18 0 364,565 18,403,761 24,085,264
    1999 252,149 0 37 0 252,186 23,098,963 27,638,378
    2000 131,310 0 16 0 131,326 27,392,281 30,924,108
    2001 128,169 0 45 0 128,213 31,048,487 36,943,402
    2002 137,162 0 12 0 137,174 27,502,909 33,771,091
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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