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Environmental Release Report: ROSETON GENERATING STATION
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 182 4
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 182 4
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 182 4
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 182 4
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 182 4
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 182 4

    *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 835,300 9 0 0 835,309 0 835,300
    1999 860,000 9 0 0 860,009 0 860,000
    2000 712,434 18 0 0 712,452 0 712,452
    2001 567,164 32 0 0 567,196 0 567,196
    2002 182 4 0 0 186 0 186
    "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 2.26 0 0 0 2.26 0 2.30
    2001 2.06 0 0 0 2.06 0 2.06
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ROSETON GENERATING STATION
    Mailing Address: 992 RIVER RD., NEWBURGH, NY 12550
    Public Contact: GARY H GANOUNG
    Phone: (845) 563-4956
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: DYNEGY INC.
    Latitude: 41.55959
    Longitude: -73.98881
    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

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