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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63118 (SAINT LOUIS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63118*
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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:CHLOROFORM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 5,927
    Suspected Carcinogens 501
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 40,175
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,931
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 140,369
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 5,867
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 266,412
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 110,109
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 414,167
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 445,189
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 151,396
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 713
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 47,119
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 564,575
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 558,719

    *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 345,484 0 0 0 345,484 1,466,267 NA
    1989 333,020 0 0 0 333,020 2,054,719 NA
    1990 386,756 0 0 0 386,756 1,622,334 NA
    1991 411,933 0 0 0 411,933 2,803,728 3,688,155
    1992 360,038 0 0 0 360,038 2,832,983 3,598,412
    1993 461,259 0 0 0 461,259 3,064,231 3,946,054
    1994 468,198 0 0 0 468,198 2,339,405 3,341,260
    1995 503,403 0 0 0 503,403 1,862,556 2,501,015
    1996 454,756 0 0 0 454,756 1,963,882 2,553,238
    1997 408,195 0 0 0 408,195 3,655,557 2,455,270
    1998 591,221 0 0 0 591,221 1,012,419 2,666,815
    1999 756,546 0 0 0 756,546 1,209,142 2,716,800
    2000 508,382 0 20 0 508,403 1,705,074 2,577,785
    2001 512,776 0 1,175 0 513,951 4,093,221 4,865,800
    2002 564,638 0 1,437 0 566,075 3,217,498 3,909,454
    "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
    2000 .2191 0 0 0 .2191 0 .22
    2001 .227 0 0 0 .227 0 .227
    2002 .215 0 0 0 .215 0 .215
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