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Environmental Release Report: AES THAMES L.L.C.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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 COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 918 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 861 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 968 2
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 127 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 841 1
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 85,731 77
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 888 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 84,077 1
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 84,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 468 51
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 77 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 1,182 51
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 85,995 126
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 85,656 2

    *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
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 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
    1998 79,917 39 0 0 79,956 114,071 194,000
    1999 72,422 18 0 0 72,440 103,205 175,200
    2000 83,033 42 0 0 83,075 215,979 299,711
    2001 86,160 3,515 0 0 89,675 247,249 335,493
    2002 86,126 127 15 0 86,268 208,328 294,548
    "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 1.10 0 0 0 1.10 0 1.10
    2001 1.10 0 0 0 1.10 0 1.10
    2002 1.10 0 0 0 1.10 0 1.10
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: AES THAMES L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: 141 DEPOT RD., UNCASVILLE, CT 06382
    Public Contact: BOB PRICE
    Phone: (860) 848-9223
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: AES CORP.
    Latitude: 41.43528
    Longitude: -72.10021
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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  • Links

    • See EPA Envirofacts report for this facility for information about regulatory compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and permitted air and water emissions.
    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

    Scorecard's report for NEW LONDON County on:

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