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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:1,2-DICHLOROETHANE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to noncancer risk


    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 30,731 178
    Suspected Carcinogens 36 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 66,181 250,213
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 12,226 10
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 54,630 83
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 4,921 134
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 87,191 25
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 67,736 208
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 133,039 1,927
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 100,660 10
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 80,348 1,943
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 71
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 69,582 1,898
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 175,122 1,938
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 171,227 1,808

    *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 302,036 165,500 4,000 250 471,786 17,812 NA
    1989 461,081 58,424 18,250 0 537,755 25,123 NA
    1990 408,318 22,100 7,430 0 437,848 22,159 NA
    1991 383,796 25,540 12,569 0 421,905 57,534 10,791,195
    1992 677,664 7,767 8,986 0 694,417 81,100 15,486,060
    1993 621,217 3,902 1,805 0 626,924 70,425 11,170,872
    1994 377,070 12,540 2,050 0 391,660 60,314 14,819,067
    1995 212,685 73,500 59,785 0 345,970 57,000 15,653,560
    1996 211,042 22,727 973 0 234,742 2,447 13,283,450
    1997 191,165 17,410 95 0 208,670 3,102 13,066,740
    1998 163,095 18,927 90 0 182,112 82,444 11,683,745
    1999 148,265 371,793 85 0 520,143 32,215 12,303,830
    2000 133,461 182,075 76 0 315,612 7,205 5,524,328
    2001 232,487 543,902 623 0 777,012 20,258 15,814,960
    2002 180,649 251,957 1,403 0 434,009 16,264 12,461,044
    "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
    2001 .11 0 0 0 .11 0 .11
    2002 .1 0 0 0 .1 0 .1
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