#15. Milwaukee County, Wisconsin

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 69
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): 4%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 9%

#14. Orange County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 70
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 5 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): 26%

#13. Kings County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 74
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): 20%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 51%

#12. Westchester County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 74
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): 14%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 22%

#11. Salt Lake County, Utah

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 75
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): 40%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 8%

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