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Environmental Release Report: Zip Code 66536 (SAINT MARYS, KS)
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in Zip Code 66536*
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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 1,654
    Suspected Carcinogens 82,697 7
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 241,993
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,860
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 239,865
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 79,153
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 128,235 8
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 94,328 8
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 271,767
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 230,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 244,126
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 644
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 243,282
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 330,147 8
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 346,201 517

    *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
    1989 4,849 0 0 0 4,849 0 NA
    1990 2,800 0 0 0 2,800 0 NA
    1991 3,150 0 0 0 3,150 0 3,300
    1992 1,960 0 0 0 1,960 0 1,734
    1993 3,150 0 0 0 3,150 0 4,800
    1994 9,750 0 0 0 9,750 0 9,800
    1995 9,750 0 0 0 9,750 0 9,300
    1996 11,650 0 0 0 11,650 0 11,506
    1997 27,838 0 0 0 27,838 700 28,100
    1998 449,487 4,000 1,732,600 0 2,186,087 1,150 3,199,962
    1999 427,117 2,000 2,177,500 0 2,606,617 835 3,443,522
    2000 310,248 750 2,170,136 0 2,481,135 400 3,522,139
    2001 313,797 575 2,001,493 0 2,315,865 280 3,295,506
    2002 357,382 519 2,607,520 0 2,965,422 2,163 4,026,834
    "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 3.32 0 0 0 3.32 0 3.32
    2001 3.26 0 0 0 3.26 0 3.26
    2002 3.49 0 0 0 3.49 0 3.49
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