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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63111 (SAINT LOUIS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63111*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:METHYL BROMIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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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 505 5
    Suspected Carcinogens 260 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 123,536 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 18,955
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 85,621 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 26,450 .050
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 32,625 10
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 127,927 10
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 132,105 .050
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 29,200 .050
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 131,334 .100
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 340
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 73,271 5
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 160,662 15
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 130,951 10

    *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 290,347 377 32,515 0 323,239 169,959 NA
    1989 490,202 0 5,500 0 495,702 183,318 NA
    1990 233,594 0 1,700 0 235,294 215,475 NA
    1991 218,039 0 2,200 0 220,239 1,223,170 2,832,973
    1992 166,135 15 5,430 0 171,580 1,266,569 2,917,177
    1993 124,402 15 8,940 0 133,357 1,240,699 2,668,538
    1994 110,390 15 27,000 0 137,405 1,780,133 3,371,630
    1995 131,496 10 30 0 131,536 1,786,723 3,249,518
    1996 107,499 10 3,990 0 111,499 2,020,235 3,057,223
    1997 109,430 10 3,002 0 112,442 4,071,477 3,648,177
    1998 107,304 10 15,632 0 122,946 443,442 2,067,336
    1999 154,365 15 25 0 154,405 353,146 819,027
    2000 124,420 15 0 0 124,435 180,125 1,057,254
    2001 115,051 15 0 0 115,066 501,768 773,513
    2002 160,917 15 0 0 160,932 138,024 405,499
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2001 1.67 0 0 0 1.67 .1423 1.82
    2002 .06783 0 0 0 .06783 0 .2257
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