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Environmental Release Report: DUNKLIN County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in DUNKLIN County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    *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 DUNKLIN County

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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 2,267 49
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 86,865 59
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7 42
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 73,861 17
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,234
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 78,137 49
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 73,868 59
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 93,542 68
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 6,652
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 86,767 65
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 7 42
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 73,912 33
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 93,811 33
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 93,361 7

    *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 406,219 28,700 0 0 434,919 96,231 NA
    1989 363,367 0 0 0 363,367 54,578 NA
    1990 253,336 0 0 0 253,336 40,584 NA
    1991 211,449 0 5 0 211,454 314,022 739,281
    1992 156,501 0 5 0 156,506 188,930 541,424
    1993 204,024 0 4,154 0 208,178 247,575 668,848
    1994 180,873 255 5 0 181,133 287,757 720,321
    1995 644,571 31 0 0 644,602 198,222 1,687,250
    1996 888,736 23 0 0 888,759 283,254 1,831,808
    1997 625,766 9 5 0 625,780 508,015 1,934,467
    1998 364,918 54 5 0 364,977 299,081 1,364,188
    1999 115,770 36 8 0 115,814 331,350 696,271
    2000 101,539 72 0 0 101,611 324,574 755,164
    2001 93,605 63 250 0 93,918 235,137 424,328
    2002 93,818 75 26 0 93,919 272,805 507,974
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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