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Environmental Release Report: JASPER County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in JASPER 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:
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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 JASPER 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 7,309 8
    Suspected Carcinogens 140,544 .020
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 232,018 4,967
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,119 5
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 245,945 3
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 140,755
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 326,445 8
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 178,392 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 447,362 952
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 231,594
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 291,709 952
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 4,235 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 268,258 950
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 464,495 950
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 484,214 950

    *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 829,894 368,626 92,617 0 1,291,137 111,371 NA
    1989 1,060,633 123,565 13,300 0 1,197,498 470,785 NA
    1990 937,075 206,946 6,120 0 1,150,141 209,107 NA
    1991 903,477 186,085 172,543 0 1,262,105 261,014 46,642,526
    1992 798,838 197,272 295,167 0 1,291,277 807,851 40,050,279
    1993 803,192 272,579 319,327 0 1,395,098 606,225 39,799,508
    1994 533,810 248,107 84,752 0 866,669 541,418 36,997,342
    1995 481,061 1,680,081 92,460 0 2,253,602 807,923 21,260,402
    1996 488,221 1,580,343 90,085 0 2,158,649 1,100,965 20,281,584
    1997 514,812 1,335,999 132,290 0 1,983,101 1,527,510 5,995,648
    1998 1,018,063 894,644 549,895 0 2,462,602 1,338,298 34,209,088
    1999 1,193,975 869,703 443,472 0 2,507,150 1,009,552 29,896,561
    2000 763,333 285,687 377,383 0 1,426,403 1,030,517 14,140,230
    2001 497,035 5,832 250,687 0 753,553 701,549 11,902,965
    2002 489,766 5,914 417,401 0 913,081 467,641 2,441,925
    "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 1.23 2.90 0 0 4.13 3.84 6.50
    2001 .91 20.39 0 0 21.30 311 330
    2002 1.10 4.54 0 0 5.64 329 332
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