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Environmental Release Report: SALINE County, MO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in SALINE 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):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    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 SALINE County

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 263
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 263
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 263
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 263
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 263
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 21,120
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 27,700
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 21,120
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 263
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 20,857
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 48,557
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 48,557

    *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 80,500 0 0 0 80,500 133,991 NA
    1989 1,500 0 0 0 1,500 31,310 NA
    1990 116,464 0 0 0 116,464 1,760 NA
    1991 81,030 0 0 0 81,030 766 99,027
    1992 5,020 0 0 0 5,020 21 88,378
    1993 33,185 0 0 0 33,185 762 103,290
    1994 63,502 15 0 0 63,517 10 93,476
    1995 45,845 0 0 0 45,845 0 61,045
    1996 54,940 0 0 0 54,940 42,000 168,897
    1997 55,911 0 0 0 55,911 31,081 118,160
    1998 58,200 0 0 0 58,200 25,500 121,896
    1999 101,245 0 0 0 101,245 652,364 1,450,432
    2000 94,301 0 0 0 94,301 346,617 1,342,689
    2001 78,670 0 0 0 78,670 37,347 204,196
    2002 48,820 0 0 0 48,820 2,052 52,988
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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