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Environmental Release Report: AUDRAIN County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in AUDRAIN 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 MISSOURI or facilities in AUDRAIN 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 AUDRAIN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to ozone depletion
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area

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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 33,625
    Suspected Carcinogens 25,889
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 290,893
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 131,177
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 256,762
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 66,416
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 124,666
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 333,771 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 383,389
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 575,362
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 27
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 422,728
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 557,034 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 373,153

    *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 430,878 111,689 2,369,880 0 2,912,447 3,406 NA
    1989 16,866 2,982 247,873 0 267,721 12,867 NA
    1990 32,273 2,070 155,680 0 190,023 38,377 NA
    1991 66,700 2,420 67,490 0 136,610 69,322 2,323,273
    1992 63,050 960 35,045 0 99,055 63,210 2,307,053
    1993 75,121 400 19,825 0 95,346 12,850,054 21,646,553
    1994 219,023 600 11,820 0 231,443 17,387,191 22,131,438
    1995 350,563 550 12,920 0 364,033 22,429,635 31,895,402
    1996 454,590 316 10,800 0 465,706 21,388,641 33,561,365
    1997 794,264 1,016 17,800 0 813,080 37,177,180 34,640,988
    1998 832,211 702 12,281 0 845,194 9,583,463 35,881,742
    1999 836,526 1 1,728 0 838,255 9,082,275 36,353,774
    2000 875,628 1 1,394 0 877,023 9,805,438 47,524,735
    2001 1,022,177 502 750 0 1,023,429 12,440,996 62,734,915
    2002 577,861 2 0 0 577,863 8,321,986 30,133,494
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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