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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63137 (SAINT LOUIS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63137*
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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 60
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,400
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 26,710
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 60
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 4,650
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 2,460
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,710
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 4,460
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,460
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 24,460
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 60
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 26,650
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 26,710
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,710

    *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 20,325 0 0 0 20,325 0 NA
    1989 16,000 0 0 0 16,000 250 NA
    1990 12,600 0 0 0 12,600 250 NA
    1991 24,200 0 0 0 24,200 556,900 577,498
    1992 18,000 0 0 0 18,000 446,100 487,698
    1993 43,841 0 0 0 43,841 428,482 842,909
    1994 63,097 0 0 0 63,097 594,605 1,192,290
    1995 58,000 0 0 0 58,000 646,905 920,327
    1996 74,120 0 0 0 74,120 908,812 980,960
    1997 89,600 0 0 0 89,600 2,076,405 1,077,641
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 250 14,625
    2001 16,150 0 0 0 16,150 513,600 529,800
    2002 26,710 0 0 0 26,710 0 740,340
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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