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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    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 22,882 512
    Suspected Carcinogens 17,174 506
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 207,409 763
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 55,043 8
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 141,274 755
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 29,324
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 285,406 1,017
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 102,427 1,294
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 423,308 1,257
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 446,807
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 222,249 1,258
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 28 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 217,104 2,005
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 563,177 2,010
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 541,485 3,783

    *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 3,570,214 12,210 0 0 3,582,424 3,251,949 NA
    1989 4,560,516 2,250 250 0 4,563,016 2,200,369 NA
    1990 4,626,904 1,520 250 0 4,628,674 1,939,337 NA
    1991 3,260,092 1,048 4,914 0 3,266,054 2,251,305 9,346,461
    1992 2,920,949 1,793 1,750 0 2,924,492 2,952,305 9,708,279
    1993 1,883,018 2,342 750 0 1,886,110 3,177,305 7,904,927
    1994 1,059,264 1,850 750 0 1,061,864 4,042,717 6,956,602
    1995 1,256,369 1,912 0 0 1,258,281 6,564,323 9,581,029
    1996 993,021 2,171 252,384 0 1,247,576 7,388,418 10,348,635
    1997 1,080,216 2,315 19,500 0 1,102,031 13,105,972 115,976,729
    1998 1,069,697 4,557 25,799 0 1,100,053 4,382,818 9,737,659
    1999 1,072,912 4,182 23,298 0 1,100,392 7,087,126 11,569,126
    2000 1,023,977 4,131 494,120 0 1,522,228 7,699,698 13,601,441
    2001 844,858 4,149 454,556 0 1,303,563 8,335,524 13,517,919
    2002 567,000 4,823 45,870 0 617,693 2,265,589 5,773,845
    "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 1.01 0 0 0 1.01 .1918 1.21
    2001 1.08 0 0 0 1.08 .1501 1.54
    2002 1.15 0 0 0 1.15 .2045 1.35
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