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Environmental Release Report: WILLIAMS STATION - GENCO
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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 454 63
    Suspected Carcinogens 725 72
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 218,863 108
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 365 31
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 218,498 77
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,066,614 499
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,052 76
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,283,429 42
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,429,649
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 218,992 199
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 185 14
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 218,710 189
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,431,685 659
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,430,710 485

    *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 1,402,829 0 0 0 1,402,829 19,737 1,422,566
    1999 2,002,425 13,852 0 0 2,016,277 167,412 2,541,939
    2000 1,910,223 53 0 0 1,910,276 117,902 2,375,918
    2001 3,277,652 892 0 0 3,278,544 136,012 3,979,568
    2002 3,432,953 1,126 156,189 0 3,590,268 0 3,590,576
    "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 .3108 0 0 0 .3108 0 .3108
    2001 .7906 0 0 0 .7906 0 .7906
    2002 .8294 0 0 0 .8294 0 .8294
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WILLIAMS STATION - GENCO
    Mailing Address: 2242 BUSHY PARK RD., GOOSE CREEK, SC 29461
    Public Contact: BRIAN DUNCAN
    Phone: (803) 217-9501
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: GENCO
    Latitude: 32.96347
    Longitude: -79.93923
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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 BERKELEY County on:

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