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Environmental Release Report: CHESTERFIELD POWER 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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    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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 26,300 258
    Suspected Carcinogens 46,379 1,754
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 519,679 1,442
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 6,659 28
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 508,600 910
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,859,920 32,902
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 43,730 9,702
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4,299,320 1,212
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,784,100 430
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 528,359 2,238
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 6,300 28
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 533,100 1,760
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,866,730 43,004
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,837,465 11,304

    *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 3,936,278 18,444 912,000 0 4,866,722 0 4,863,000
    1999 4,097,707 12,867 822,000 0 4,932,574 1,030 5,812,000
    2000 4,679,485 67,107 1,321,003 0 6,067,595 760 7,476,304
    2001 4,889,638 23,983 1,375,009 0 6,288,630 0 6,289,304
    2002 4,882,034 53,712 1,354,297 0 6,290,043 56 7,991,656
    "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 .58 0 0 0 .58 0 .58
    2001 .59 0 0 0 .59 0 .59
    2002 .6 0 0 0 .6 0 .6
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: CHESTERFIELD POWER STATION
    Mailing Address: 500 COXENDALE RD., CHESTER, VA 23836
    Public Contact: MARY BETH C. BARKLEY
    Phone: (804) 796-6322
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: DOMINION RESOURCES INC.
    Latitude: 37.38222
    Longitude: -77.38306
    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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