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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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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 9,825
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 9,825
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 9,825
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 9,825
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 9,825

    *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 1,807 0 235,900 0 237,707 0 NA
    1989 1,202 0 5,450 0 6,652 250 NA
    1990 55,000 0 0 0 55,000 15 NA
    1991 54,761 5 0 0 54,766 1,500 17,688
    1992 1,520 255 5 0 1,780 3,250 7,248
    1993 2,020 10 1,490 0 3,520 2,740 21,962
    1994 1,040 15 0 0 1,055 1,500 9,855
    1995 42,658 0 0 0 42,658 0 42,658
    1996 14,000 0 0 0 14,000 0 17,000
    1997 9,900 5 0 0 9,905 4,160 14,560
    1998 13,800 0 0 0 13,800 0 13,800
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 16,440
    2000 13,140 0 0 0 13,140 0 13,140
    2001 13,140 0 0 0 13,140 48 12,848
    2002 9,825 0 0 0 9,825 1,000 12,210
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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