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Environmental Release Report: MISSISSIPPI County, MO
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in MISSISSIPPI County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Rank counties in MISSOURI or facilities in MISSISSIPPI 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 MISSISSIPPI County

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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 217
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 217
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 217
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 217
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 217
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 217
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 217

    *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 57,797 0 0 0 57,797 94,273 NA
    1989 59,950 0 0 0 59,950 31,790 NA
    1990 53,657 0 0 0 53,657 0 NA
    1991 62,476 0 0 0 62,476 19,746 89,712
    1992 42,237 0 0 0 42,237 27,956 82,820
    1993 0 0 0 0 0 14,192 29,982
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 402,186 77,186
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 38,318 38,318
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 54,139 72,032
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 21,484 170,000
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 25,346 25,346
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 22,983 22,733
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 19,193 18,443
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 19,193 15,000
    2002 217 0 0 0 217 17,768 25,638
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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