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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65440 (BOSS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65440*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC 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 68,850 1,574
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,031 527
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 71,605 1,824
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 67,850 1,574
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,500 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 77,489 8,533
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 78,902 2,074
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 70,605 1,824
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 69,850 1,824
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 67,850 1,574
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 20,712 7,736
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,031 277

    *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 113,750 2,000 15,650 0 131,400 0 NA
    1989 83,150 1,000 7,970 0 92,120 0 NA
    1991 84,155 1,750 30,250 0 116,155 214,660 48,714,390
    1992 132,518 1,005 0 0 133,523 143,646,798 127,049,832
    1993 34,689 755 2,542,400 0 2,577,844 645,408 9,165,865
    1994 50,565 1,250 0 0 51,815 2,005,023 2,133,614
    1995 42,766 1,000 0 0 43,766 1,300,314 1,275,591
    1996 32,640 750 0 0 33,390 488,790 222,521
    1997 38,780 751 0 0 39,531 2,515,052 291,201
    1998 80,399 10,248 10,383,782 0 10,474,429 604,388 11,116,526
    1999 66,233 6,912 6,686,327 0 6,759,472 1,399,459 7,957,017
    2000 85,124 3,997 11,168,013 0 11,257,134 2,716,813 13,901,944
    2001 92,710 5,885 13,518,560 0 13,617,155 3,842,479 17,428,469
    2002 89,062 9,560 12,670,473 0 12,769,095 4,131,877 16,918,521
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 5.00 0 0 0 5.00 0 5.00
    2001 5.00 0 0 0 5.00 0 5.00
    2002 5.00 0 0 0 5.00 0 5.00
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