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This dataset depicts the distribution and summary toxic chemical release information for petroleum refineries within the United States. This dataset is based on data retrieved from the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) database on 4/2008 by the Conservation Biology Institute (CBI). These data are based on the 2006 EPA reporting year, and do not reflect cumulative toxic release quantities for previous years. Using a series of queries against the TRI database, we compiled information about the locations of petroleum refining facilities and quantities of toxic chemical release by various categories. From this information, we calculated the total toxic chemical release, and split...

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