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Environmental Release Report: EBENSBURG POWER CO.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
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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 136
    Suspected Carcinogens 246 3
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 324
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 100
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 224
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 82,623 50
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 173 3
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 82,624
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 82,388
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 378
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 74
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 178
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 82,667 50
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 82,521 3

    *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 321,001 22,000 50 0 343,051 785,787 1,128,000
    1999 98,236 0 60 0 98,296 277,700 375,030
    2000 96,189 61 50 0 96,300 899,929 1,030,242
    2001 86,650 42 40 0 86,732 697,795 784,489
    2002 82,942 50 40 0 83,032 699,100 782,060
    "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 .69 0 0 0 .69 0 .69
    2001 .63 0 0 0 .63 0 .63
    2002 .33 0 0 0 .33 0 .33
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: EBENSBURG POWER CO.
    Mailing Address: 2840 NEW GERMANY RD., EBENSBURG, PA 15931
    Public Contact: GARY L. ANDERSON
    Phone: (814) 472-1140
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 40.49028
    Longitude: -78.74139
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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 CAMBRIA County on:

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