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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65801 (SPRINGFIELD, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65801*
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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:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:COPPER
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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 750 500
    Suspected Carcinogens 750 500
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 14,470 750
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 13,970 750
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 14,220 1,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,720 1,250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 16,725 1,250
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 16,725 1,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 17,975 1,750
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 17,975 1,750
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,470 1,000

    *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 144,521 0 0 0 144,521 118,701 NA
    1989 163,222 0 0 0 163,222 750 NA
    1990 145,341 0 0 0 145,341 73,754 NA
    1991 26,685 485 0 0 27,170 22,106 49,808
    1992 2,005 1,250 0 0 3,255 19,842 21,688
    1993 2,000 1,250 0 0 3,250 7,900 30,100
    1994 13,227 1,250 0 0 14,477 9,040 65,444
    1995 31,348 1,250 0 0 32,598 166,315 278,729
    1996 33,292 1,265 0 0 34,557 149,050 224,518
    1997 14,650 1,250 2,250 0 18,150 307,095 221,481
    1998 15,336 1,270 0 0 16,606 171,997 243,446
    1999 11,500 1,250 0 0 12,750 166,196 209,231
    2000 24,524 1,250 0 0 25,774 176,958 222,792
    2001 17,172 1,265 0 0 18,437 195,649 218,762
    2002 17,975 1,750 0 0 19,725 150,627 180,446
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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