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Environmental Release Report: AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER KAMMER PLANT
 
 
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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: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 671 12,000
    Suspected Carcinogens 5,627
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 195,817 12,000
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 370
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 190,675 12,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,501,891 24,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,820 11,000
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,695,087
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 4,204,705
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 195,515 3,100
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 150
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 195,492 15,100
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4,206,908 38,100
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 4,206,118 12,044

    *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 3,726,119 43,309 333,570 0 4,102,998 25,926 4,133,300
    1999 4,036,453 41,633 252,455 0 4,330,541 101,533 4,432,300
    2000 4,866,543 46,900 354,270 0 5,267,713 136,361 7,023,852
    2001 3,787,408 42,400 291,217 0 4,121,025 33,179 5,675,148
    2002 4,208,043 38,144 314,175 0 4,560,362 31,974 6,115,316
    "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 .45 0 0 0 .45 0 .45
    2001 .43 0 0 0 .43 0 .43
    2002 .47 0 0 0 .47 0 .47
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER KAMMER PLANT
    Mailing Address: RTE. #2, MOUNDSVILLE, WV 26041
    Public Contact: CARMEN PRATI-MILLER
    Phone: (740) 699-7842
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER
    Latitude: 39.84528
    Longitude: -80.82
    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

    Scorecard's report for MARSHALL County on:

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