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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63090 (WASHINGTON, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63090*
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:TRICHLOROETHYLENE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 17,000 3
    Suspected Carcinogens 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25,720 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 8,506 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 17,214 3
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17,000 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 25,511 3
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 25,511 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 25,727 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 214
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 25,722 6
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 25,727 6
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 25,991 7
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 25,991 3

    *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 1,754,940 0 3,000 0 1,757,940 77,892 NA
    1989 1,472,452 0 4,000 0 1,476,452 94,136 NA
    1990 439,127 74 0 0 439,201 64,778 NA
    1991 213,783 58 1,500 0 215,341 1,126,006 3,668,218
    1992 265,098 54 1,500 0 266,652 2,501,097 3,001,834
    1993 122,369 2 1,500 0 123,871 2,131,911 2,668,531
    1994 110,896 0 1,500 0 112,396 2,086,979 2,636,100
    1995 87,269 0 750 0 88,019 2,456,512 2,847,187
    1996 99,293 0 1,000 750 101,043 2,612,022 3,033,259
    1997 78,098 0 500 0 78,598 4,707,934 2,597,830
    1998 89,799 0 1,000 0 90,799 256,036 576,448
    1999 49,387 0 1,000 0 50,387 269,597 404,738
    2000 42,245 0 1,000 0 43,245 389,574 499,073
    2001 24,595 0 1,000 0 25,595 357,188 8,369,709
    2002 25,991 7 1,712 0 27,710 412,744 8,355,403
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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