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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65265 (MEXICO, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65265*
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:DICHLOROMETHANE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER 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 33,625
    Suspected Carcinogens 25,800
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 290,893
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 131,177
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 256,762
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 66,416
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 124,577
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 333,682 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 383,389
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 500
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 575,362
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 27
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 422,728
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 556,945 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 373,064

    *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 308,056 111,689 1,531,280 0 1,951,025 1,906 NA
    1989 15,861 2,982 205,693 0 224,536 10,694 NA
    1990 32,008 2,070 116,466 0 150,544 20,209 NA
    1991 66,435 2,420 67,240 0 136,095 38,560 2,292,150
    1992 62,535 960 15,370 0 78,865 46,410 2,270,200
    1993 74,851 400 10,400 0 85,651 12,827,854 21,614,750
    1994 218,748 600 11,820 0 231,168 17,376,171 22,120,331
    1995 350,288 550 12,920 0 363,758 22,414,885 31,880,405
    1996 454,547 316 10,800 0 465,663 21,380,441 33,549,688
    1997 794,198 1,016 17,800 0 813,014 37,146,708 34,625,734
    1998 831,891 702 12,281 0 844,874 9,565,763 35,863,835
    1999 836,253 1 1,728 0 837,982 9,068,495 36,339,694
    2000 875,410 1 1,394 0 876,805 9,790,216 47,509,184
    2001 1,021,975 502 750 0 1,023,227 12,426,704 62,720,276
    2002 577,772 2 0 0 577,774 8,321,986 30,121,979
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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