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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 179,602 0
    Suspected Carcinogens 4,558
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 166,075 399,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 151,742 0
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 129,283
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 155,410
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 408,560 0
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 135,090 0
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 862,790 4,600
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 228,255
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 635,925 4,600
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 151,007 0
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 354,898 4,600
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 872,335 4,600
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 870,720 4,600

    *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 1,750,174 881,430 84 0 2,631,688 0 NA
    1989 2,001,804 784,400 117,367 0 2,903,571 0 NA
    1990 2,144,380 933,919 292,654 0 3,370,953 0 NA
    1991 1,015,126 722,205 173,564 0 1,910,895 16,813 94,133,488
    1992 2,430,395 601,502 12,040 0 3,043,937 10,484 113,039,170
    1993 2,555,207 572,172 0 0 3,127,379 79,450 101,979,714
    1994 2,411,433 560,686 7,800 0 2,979,919 14,936 99,503,635
    1995 2,278,520 783,000 5,019 0 3,066,539 11,605 42,980,438
    1996 2,553,924 753,001 89,000 0 3,395,925 87,719 45,054,189
    1997 2,380,291 680,000 359,743 0 3,420,034 6,836,094 57,216,291
    1998 1,497,972 762,000 261,537 0 2,521,509 382,769 57,729,535
    1999 1,143,439 558,300 277,661 0 1,979,400 87,447 87,902,985
    2000 566,104 546,900 525,953 0 1,638,957 170,957 55,812,952
    2001 519,240 490,300 328,902 0 1,338,442 80,895 51,476,654
    2002 873,485 403,600 448,675 0 1,725,760 60,350 96,145,290
    "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
    2000 .53 0 0 0 .53 0 .53
    2001 3.68 0 0 0 3.68 0 3.68
    2002 13.19 0 0 0 13.19 0 13.19
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