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Environmental Release Report: PERRY County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in PERRY County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer 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 PERRY 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:TOLUENE
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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 11,132
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 177,101
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 103,949
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 102,121
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 11,132
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 130,373
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 206,070
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 206,070
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 206,070
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 177,101
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 206,070
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 206,070

    *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 17,200 0 0 0 17,200 150 NA
    1989 68,730 0 0 0 68,730 69,380 NA
    1990 33,711 0 0 0 33,711 71,600 NA
    1991 91,050 0 0 0 91,050 102,080 40,130
    1992 101,450 0 0 0 101,450 199,800 223,150
    1993 177,140 0 0 0 177,140 176,920 355,281
    1994 126,190 0 0 0 126,190 189,404 317,361
    1995 278,400 0 0 0 278,400 168,000 446,200
    1996 204,000 0 0 0 204,000 0 325,000
    1997 297,580 0 0 0 297,580 108,600 351,880
    1998 315,668 0 0 0 315,668 30,000 345,668
    1999 301,905 0 0 0 301,905 8,000 309,904
    2000 206,423 0 0 0 206,423 0 206,423
    2001 170,729 0 0 0 170,729 0 170,730
    2002 206,070 0 0 0 206,070 0 206,071
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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