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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 64126 (KANSAS CITY, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 64126*
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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 1,926
    Suspected Carcinogens 12,375
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 48,553
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 226
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 49,053
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 14,162
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 24,079
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 49,150
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 49,145
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 49,145
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 48,543
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 50,636
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 49,294

    *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 56,190 0 0 0 56,190 35,218 NA
    1989 81,800 0 2,400 0 84,200 40,000 NA
    1990 38,526 7,364 15 0 45,905 129,975 NA
    1991 71,578 0 1,005 0 72,583 37,265 604,992
    1992 85,014 0 0 0 85,014 32,062 753,007
    1993 101,374 0 15 0 101,389 129,772 854,103
    1994 47,596 0 15 0 47,611 74,415 683,193
    1995 32,267 0 2,062 0 34,329 122,260 353,883
    1996 28,649 0 13,846 0 42,495 29,755 74,727
    1997 27,035 0 200 0 27,235 175,365 132,775
    1998 29,830 0 191 0 30,021 98,683 139,185
    1999 22,556 0 218 0 22,774 199,077 273,170
    2000 20,805 0 0 0 20,805 274,278 317,489
    2001 50,065 0 813 0 50,878 138,385 169,708
    2002 50,641 0 0 0 50,641 1,013,510 1,204,518
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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