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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65803 (SPRINGFIELD, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65803*
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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 6,727 12
    Suspected Carcinogens 10,628 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 35,961 12
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 22,942 7
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 11,883 5
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 10,759
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 39,139 17
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 36,961 12
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 38,620 7
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 40,515 257
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 22 7
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 39,853 255
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 39,863 260
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 39,122 10

    *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 409,007 12,210 0 0 421,217 1,614,914 NA
    1989 405,035 2,000 0 0 407,035 193,928 NA
    1990 341,774 1,270 0 0 343,044 231,310 NA
    1991 272,447 505 1,250 0 274,202 299,854 3,082,637
    1992 91,844 510 1,000 0 93,354 275,935 3,145,061
    1993 45,388 1,069 0 0 46,457 426,982 2,875,758
    1994 50,238 595 0 0 50,833 300,200 1,613,057
    1995 40,934 662 0 0 41,596 696,402 1,585,513
    1996 53,712 906 867 0 55,485 1,111,514 2,462,098
    1997 58,636 1,065 250 0 59,951 2,030,100 106,330,744
    1998 46,271 900 250 0 47,421 782,676 1,985,915
    1999 38,490 550 0 0 39,040 3,088,539 3,735,222
    2000 56,053 0 0 0 56,053 4,863,289 5,800,219
    2001 51,679 43 0 0 51,722 5,050,309 5,948,043
    2002 42,785 267 0 0 43,052 1,390,633 2,599,856
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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