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

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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 LINCOLN County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:PHENOL
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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 .004
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 35,378
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 35,378
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 35,378

    *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 48,370 0 0 0 48,370 3,960 NA
    1989 30,300 0 0 0 30,300 1,100 NA
    1990 26,300 0 0 0 26,300 4,000 NA
    1991 27,300 0 0 0 27,300 3,400 30,400
    1992 23,500 0 0 0 23,500 143,192 166,442
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 14,572 173,685
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 57,865 93,859
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 13,580 60,580
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 86,735 145,735
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 266,578 264,121
    1998 49,860 0 10 0 49,870 153,909 302,157
    1999 22,002 0 15 0 22,017 258,320 791,112
    2000 33,934 0 15 0 33,949 770,230 1,167,151
    2001 31,008 0 15 0 31,023 642,459 1,052,938
    2002 35,378 0 14 0 35,392 566,243 977,116
    "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
    2002 2.03 0 0 0 2.03 0 2.03
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