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Environmental Release Report: FRANKLIN County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in FRANKLIN 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 FRANKLIN 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:MERCURY 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 18,886 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,247
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 438,090 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 29,913 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 409,754 3
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 59,376 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 304,647 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 106,032 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 633,734 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 605,450
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 445,502 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 381 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 396,340 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 722,854 7
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 676,968 3

    *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 2,732,980 0 1,500 0 2,734,480 284,616 NA
    1989 2,472,731 0 266,960 0 2,739,691 848,566 NA
    1990 2,206,514 42 26,790 0 2,233,346 258,033 NA
    1991 1,987,607 29 15,340 0 2,002,976 1,321,704 3,716,435
    1992 1,459,760 27 13,455 0 1,473,242 2,700,218 4,117,184
    1993 1,026,462 1 750 0 1,027,213 2,268,534 3,565,875
    1994 765,154 0 750 0 765,904 2,300,982 3,470,617
    1995 712,593 0 750 0 713,343 2,713,913 3,934,532
    1996 394,544 9 1,000 750 396,303 2,714,666 3,621,525
    1997 370,898 6 1,156 0 372,060 5,080,794 3,403,681
    1998 2,284,135 39,857 3,450,000 0 5,773,992 422,193 8,692,619
    1999 830,315 39,770 2,167,000 0 3,037,085 556,413 4,460,736
    2000 1,061,716 39,612 3,335,169 0 4,436,496 647,092 9,053,663
    2001 1,443,161 40,712 514,301 0 1,998,174 606,888 15,499,178
    2002 736,612 7 1,887,926 0 2,624,546 936,927 11,610,054
    "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
    2000 1.14 0 0 0 1.14 0 1.14
    2001 .9502 0 0 0 .9502 0 .9502
    2002 1.06 0 0 0 1.06 0 1.06
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