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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 59
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 44,826
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,697
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 35,129
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 23,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 21,830
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 44,826
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,826
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 44,826
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 59
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 21,767
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 44,771
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 21,767

    *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 272,890 0 0 0 272,890 6,650 NA
    1989 180,290 0 0 0 180,290 5,570 NA
    1990 142,703 0 0 0 142,703 6,063 NA
    1991 236,657 0 0 0 236,657 17,015 136,729
    1992 153,100 0 0 0 153,100 1,000 56,500
    1993 162,540 0 0 0 162,540 10,673 119,394
    1994 101,820 0 0 0 101,820 8,111 116,037
    1995 138,702 0 0 0 138,702 115,350 301,835
    1996 141,060 0 0 0 141,060 9,406 222,613
    1997 125,532 0 0 0 125,532 166,150 219,994
    1998 96,481 0 0 0 96,481 98,937 293,098
    1999 64,684 0 0 0 64,684 303,286 415,241
    2000 54,846 0 0 0 54,846 188,258 291,476
    2001 59,268 0 0 0 59,268 164,099 403,729
    2002 44,830 0 0 0 44,830 110,720 199,546
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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