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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63011 (BALLWIN, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63011*
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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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
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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 160,695
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 160,695
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants .052
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 160,694
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 160,694
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 160,695
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 160,695
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 160,695
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 160,695
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .052
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 160,694
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 160,694
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 160,694

    *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
    7 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    219 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    6 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    173 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 103,906 0 0 0 103,906 70,017 NA
    1989 191,400 0 0 0 191,400 0 NA
    1990 149,436 0 0 0 149,436 10,158 NA
    1991 136,657 0 0 0 136,657 95,146 230,303
    1992 141,079 0 0 0 141,079 276,298 432,377
    1993 70,417 0 0 0 70,417 239,053 338,624
    1994 193,278 0 0 0 193,278 160,308 388,849
    1995 175,016 0 0 0 175,016 112,909 287,920
    1996 104,313 0 0 0 104,313 99,132 203,440
    1997 50,512 0 0 0 50,512 252,049 176,506
    1998 14,825 0 0 0 14,825 107,646 222,468
    1999 90,149 0 0 0 90,149 103,016 193,163
    2000 137,297 0 0 0 137,297 90,278 227,568
    2001 91,928 0 0 0 91,928 89,735 181,662
    2002 160,695 0 0 0 160,695 70,032 230,725
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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