#45. Chemung County, New York

Elmira, New York

Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 16
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 3 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 6%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 56%

#44. Schenectady County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 18
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 1 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 6%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 28%

#43. Rensselaer County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 18
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 1 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 11%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 39%

#42. Oneida County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 18
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 2 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 28%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 44%

#41. Forsyth County, North Carolina

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 18
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 4 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 22%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 33%

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