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Environmental Release Report: RELIANT ENERGY SHAWVILLE STATION
 
 
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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 226 2
    Suspected Carcinogens 1,632 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 221,863 7
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 858 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 221,005 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 2,401,231 252
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 726 7
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 2,628,941 2,407
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 2,860,015
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 229,568 2,407
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 226 2
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 227,710 2,400
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,868,720 2,650
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 2,868,220 2,650

    *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 2,771,433 726 372,000 0 3,144,159 95 4,082,995
    1999 3,182,272 823 289,000 0 3,472,095 95 4,282,595
    2000 3,132,822 3,589 374,820 0 3,511,231 95 4,352,301
    2001 2,872,079 2,912 349,254 0 3,224,245 95 4,077,210
    2002 2,871,578 2,912 351,382 0 3,225,871 95 4,079,336
    "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 .2585 0 0 0 .2585 0 .2585
    2001 .238 0 0 0 .238 0 .238
    2002 .24 0 0 0 .24 0 .24
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: RELIANT ENERGY SHAWVILLE STATION
    Mailing Address: RTE. 970, SHAWVILLE, PA 16873
    Public Contact: STEVE DAVIES
    Phone: (724) 597-8362
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: RELIANT ENERGY INC.
    Latitude: 41.02328
    Longitude: -78.43833
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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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