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Environmental Release Report: MCDONALD County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MCDONALD County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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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 MCDONALD 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:AMMONIA
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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)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5 83,744
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,871 1,321
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,871 1,321
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 29,866 1,321
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 29,871 1,321
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,871 1,321

    *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 26,595 0 0 0 26,595 0 NA
    1989 31,583 0 0 0 31,583 0 NA
    1990 28,933 0 0 0 28,933 0 NA
    1991 5,128 0 37,000 0 42,128 10,842 53,136
    1992 5,769 4,337 0 0 10,106 0 53,406
    1993 11,706 2,661 0 0 14,367 0 92,338
    1994 15,028 3,285 0 0 18,313 0 380,027
    1995 3,400 17,566 0 0 20,966 0 385,239
    1996 3,424 206 0 0 3,630 0 565,800
    1997 5,396 896 0 0 6,292 0 469,600
    1998 6,180 591 0 0 6,771 0 7,503
    1999 15,935 420,234 0 0 436,169 82,262 2,908,768
    2000 10,466 3,292 4,312 0 18,070 28,793 2,653,177
    2001 32,234 13,786 0 0 46,020 9,726 3,683,484
    2002 29,871 85,065 0 0 114,936 50 4,382,186
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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