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Environmental Release Report: HENRY County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in HENRY 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 HENRY 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 HENRY 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: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 790
    Suspected Carcinogens 171,993
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 291,328
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 900
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 290,428
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 172,283
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 216,208
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 177,853
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 312,218
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 125,005
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 291,918
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 790
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 291,018
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 324,813
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 339,823 1

    *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 307,932 0 0 0 307,932 6,050 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
    1990 229,675 0 0 0 229,675 0 NA
    1991 211,624 0 0 0 211,624 35,032 216,204
    1992 300,641 0 0 0 300,641 17,680 305,221
    1993 311,823 0 0 0 311,823 12,630 482,846
    1994 174,075 0 0 0 174,075 13,377 185,602
    1995 240,024 0 0 0 240,024 10,840 253,951
    1996 161,400 0 0 0 161,400 19,260 173,160
    1997 205,077 0 0 0 205,077 0 215,684
    1998 351,157 10 394,700 0 745,867 7,493 752,080
    1999 479,267 5 375,000 0 854,272 0 988,777
    2000 403,865 0 410,521 0 814,386 1,001 978,447
    2001 340,775 5 470,824 0 811,604 1,501 981,822
    2002 346,093 1 302,511 0 648,605 7,750 811,438
    "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 .7218 0 0 0 .7218 0 .7218
    2001 .6543 0 0 0 .6543 0 .6543
    2002 .6985 0 0 0 .6985 0 .6985
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