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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63116 (SAINT LOUIS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63116*
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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:2-NITROPROPANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:1,2,4-TRIMETHYLBENZENE
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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 51,602
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 132,826
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 4,857
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 123,169
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 50,039
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 78,117
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 126,463
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 132,821
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 138,982
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 120,744
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 138,982
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 99,389

    *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 120,989 190 0 0 121,179 107,594 NA
    1989 135,255 80 0 0 135,335 159,168 NA
    1990 115,775 0 0 0 115,775 118,567 NA
    1991 153,686 0 0 0 153,686 817,301 3,658,939
    1992 235,949 0 0 0 235,949 616,356 4,543,538
    1993 147,247 0 0 0 147,247 287,534 4,267,055
    1994 231,255 0 0 0 231,255 253,222 4,436,980
    1995 117,261 0 0 0 117,261 645,704 3,411,727
    1996 78,194 0 0 0 78,194 189,614 873,056
    1997 84,023 0 0 0 84,023 319,836 1,071,247
    1998 40,485 0 0 0 40,485 233,341 1,071,805
    1999 121,788 0 0 0 121,788 163,617 1,541,028
    2000 154,047 0 0 0 154,047 86,400 2,081,317
    2001 171,625 0 0 0 171,625 119,129 2,538,893
    2002 138,982 0 0 0 138,982 174,635 2,575,485
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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