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Environmental Release Report: BARRY County, MO
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in BARRY 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:

    See how this county ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank counties in MISSOURI or facilities in BARRY 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 BARRY County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 28,866
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 496,798
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 61,316
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 411,242
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 28,866
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 247,518
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 472,558
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 489,808
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 548,256
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 489,553
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 548,262
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 332,395

    *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 371,326 0 80,697 0 452,023 137,054 NA
    1989 318,465 0 29,650 0 348,115 176,005 NA
    1990 520,823 0 73,500 0 594,323 212,056 NA
    1991 453,307 0 81,650 0 534,957 243,107 2,298,469
    1992 563,803 0 66,000 0 629,803 468,586 2,581,384
    1993 676,513 0 78,000 0 754,513 198,560 2,409,377
    1994 703,523 0 74,000 0 777,523 259,938 3,055,845
    1995 579,293 0 0 0 579,293 279,942 3,534,935
    1996 532,724 0 8,550 0 541,274 362,785 2,750,245
    1997 153,947 0 8,976 0 162,923 362,160 504,384
    1998 622,584 0 50,375 0 672,959 303,694 1,486,036
    1999 476,614 0 62,821 0 539,435 848,745 2,020,709
    2000 597,931 0 7,100 0 605,031 911,985 2,179,010
    2001 552,327 0 7,350 0 559,677 989,786 1,649,429
    2002 548,262 0 11,188 0 559,450 1,185,630 2,000,944
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2002 .25 0 0 0 .25 0 .25
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