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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65775 (WEST PLAINS, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65775*
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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 18
    Suspected Carcinogens 27
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 13,176
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 18
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 16,624
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 18
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 45
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 16,669
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 29,800
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,800
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 18
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 29,827
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 29,827

    *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 230,203 0 0 0 230,203 139,817 NA
    1989 176,205 0 0 0 176,205 108,852 NA
    1990 159,936 0 0 0 159,936 105,548 NA
    1991 168,826 0 0 0 168,826 97,127 297,940
    1992 124,058 0 0 0 124,058 103,630 255,718
    1993 121,675 0 250 0 121,925 380,093 423,657
    1994 88,195 0 0 0 88,195 200,112 295,688
    1995 124,621 0 0 0 124,621 152,280 289,571
    1996 77,977 0 0 0 77,977 99,870 258,998
    1997 35,079 0 0 0 35,079 287,518 193,840
    1998 43,477 0 0 0 43,477 164,200 225,697
    1999 49,775 0 0 0 49,775 173,035 222,738
    2000 39,986 0 29 0 40,015 86,824 202,429
    2001 26,012 0 3 0 26,015 164,659 270,291
    2002 29,827 0 0 0 29,827 78,420 108,221
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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