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Environmental Release Report: VIENNA GENERATING STATION
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:

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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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 0
    Suspected Carcinogens .230
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants .230
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants .230
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 56,000
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants .230
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 56,000
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 56,000

    *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 85,788 0 0 0 85,788 0 85,788
    1999 162,558 0 0 0 162,558 0 162,558
    2000 99,666 0 0 0 99,666 0 99,666
    2001 76,000 0 0 0 76,000 0 152,000
    2002 56,000 0 0 0 56,000 5 112,005
    "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 .259 0 0 0 .259 0 .259
    2001 .12 0 0 0 .12 0 .12
    2002 .13 0 0 0 .13 0 .13
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: VIENNA GENERATING STATION
    Mailing Address: CHAPEL OF EASE RD., VIENNA, MD 21869
    Public Contact: MEREDITH MOORE
    Phone: (612) 373-8892
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: NRG ENERGY INC.
    Latitude: 38.48667
    Longitude: -75.82111
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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 DORCHESTER County on:

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