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Environmental Release Report: RAY County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in RAY County*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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 RAY County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:EPICHLOROHYDRIN
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:EPICHLOROHYDRIN
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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 255
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,025
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 255
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 10
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 255
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 520
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 520
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 525
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,025
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 765
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,025
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 525

    *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 0 0 0 0 0 500 NA
    1989 0 0 0 0 0 1,000 NA
    1990 0 0 0 0 0 500 NA
    1991 0 0 0 0 0 750 253
    1992 919 0 0 0 919 152,189 153,108
    1993 500 0 0 0 500 155,151 155,151
    1994 500 0 0 0 500 151,221 151,221
    1995 500 0 0 0 500 290,860 290,860
    1996 2,449 0 0 0 2,449 447,725 441,206
    1997 2,520 0 0 0 2,520 827,308 413,829
    1998 1,775 0 0 0 1,775 284,057 334,403
    1999 1,280 0 0 0 1,280 434,847 434,871
    2000 1,270 0 0 0 1,270 476,547 476,460
    2001 1,025 0 0 0 1,025 328,013 328,147
    2002 1,025 0 0 0 1,025 201,132 311,640
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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