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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 63873 (PORTAGEVILLE, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 63873*
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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 1,255 529
    Suspected Carcinogens 10 54
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 215,949 54,720
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 93,764 3
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 142,985 276
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 95,029 583
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 236,759 216
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 237,494 253
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 237,494 253
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 216,949 526
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 238,514 739
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 238,259 580

    *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 226,456 1,250 0 0 227,706 196,107 NA
    1989 313,750 2,400 0 0 316,150 172,000 NA
    1990 263,190 1,090 0 0 264,280 233,250 NA
    1991 431,683 773 0 0 432,456 292,124 2,904,253
    1992 893,176 1,654 0 0 894,830 686,670 3,108,532
    1993 706,697 1,588 0 0 708,285 609,741 4,063,998
    1994 852,677 2,012 0 0 854,689 693,418 4,778,681
    1995 865,680 42,855 0 0 908,535 650,703 2,786,368
    1996 764,280 42,460 0 0 806,740 772,800 3,484,870
    1997 726,392 77,489 0 0 803,881 1,226,474 3,357,138
    1998 263,738 37,679 0 0 301,417 850,584 2,314,911
    1999 405,570 37,483 0 0 443,053 725,700 2,419,690
    2000 203,220 43,210 0 0 246,430 539,275 1,438,725
    2001 305,920 24,713 0 0 330,633 554,890 1,475,106
    2002 238,514 55,183 0 0 293,697 468,220 1,527,631
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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