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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63103 (SAINT LOUIS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63103*
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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 1,480
    Suspected Carcinogens 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 65,147
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 9,904
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 54,426
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,480
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19,727
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 65,330
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 66,996
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 67,746
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 61,731
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 68,251
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 49,494

    *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 36,022 0 0 0 36,022 118,816 NA
    1989 34,154 0 0 0 34,154 236,993 NA
    1990 41,070 0 0 0 41,070 25,950 NA
    1991 47,820 0 0 0 47,820 308,611 625,372
    1992 33,300 0 0 0 33,300 292,201 377,984
    1993 31,980 0 0 0 31,980 359,836 619,559
    1994 40,617 0 0 0 40,617 239,895 530,715
    1995 113,425 0 0 0 113,425 140,455 563,170
    1996 83,719 0 0 0 83,719 156,465 552,319
    1997 41,019 0 0 0 41,019 491,830 591,624
    1998 28,423 0 0 0 28,423 209,152 537,669
    1999 76,895 0 0 0 76,895 239,459 604,615
    2000 66,352 0 0 0 66,352 210,375 597,608
    2001 61,464 0 0 0 61,464 266,999 660,621
    2002 69,001 0 0 0 69,001 262,653 982,301
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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