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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 65805 (SPRINGFIELD, MO)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 65805*
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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 15,120
    Suspected Carcinogens 5,406
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 22,799
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 7,674
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 5,669
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 18,559
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,205
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 25,433
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 30,804
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 1,937
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 30,939
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 24,861
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 32,876
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 15,689

    *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
    1999 82,824 0 0 0 82,824 592,958 675,782
    2000 72,626 0 0 0 72,626 46,633 119,259
    2001 47,690 0 0 0 47,690 362,959 370,807
    2002 32,876 0 0 0 32,876 473,725 507,101
    "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 .3744 0 0 0 .3744 .1918 .5661
    2001 .3674 0 0 0 .3674 .1501 .5176
    2002 .4865 0 0 0 .4865 .2045 .691
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