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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 64116 (KANSAS CITY, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 64116*
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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:PROPYLENE OXIDE
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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 5,222
    Suspected Carcinogens 32,448
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 82,064
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,670
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 315,933
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 35,383
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 60,607
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 68,379
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 80,402
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 329,544
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 314,450
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 330,315
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 74,332

    *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 469,488 250 0 0 469,738 2,448,071 NA
    1989 1,167,796 250 0 0 1,168,046 854,979 NA
    1990 1,229,515 5,130 474 0 1,235,119 531,992 NA
    1991 570,559 0 6 0 570,565 9,480,225 9,979,938
    1992 1,266,729 0 0 0 1,266,729 2,070,336 3,348,903
    1993 339,729 5 5 0 339,739 1,804,975 2,280,605
    1994 695,681 3 0 0 695,684 1,560,995 2,347,597
    1995 846,444 4 0 0 846,448 1,287,915 2,162,172
    1996 726,188 2 0 0 726,190 467,093 1,703,183
    1997 424,859 2 0 0 424,861 2,369,715 1,642,106
    1998 411,598 0 0 0 411,598 526,228 938,314
    1999 343,779 0 0 0 343,779 576,237 912,141
    2000 425,585 0 0 0 425,585 629,477 1,060,987
    2001 364,039 0 0 0 364,039 626,072 996,049
    2002 330,338 0 250 0 330,588 778,190 1,117,386
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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