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Environmental Release Report: SAVANNAH ELECTRIC PLANT KRAFT
 
 
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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:LEAD 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 55
    Suspected Carcinogens 34
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 23,930
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 89
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,841
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 315,425
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 280 9
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 339,266
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 382,593
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 24,356 17
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 55
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 24,268 17
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 383,020 17
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 383,052

    *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 200,401 0 8,485 0 208,886 0 208,886
    1999 314,545 146 13,082 0 327,773 0 327,773
    2000 368,745 17 49,151 0 417,912 0 417,912
    2001 380,251 17 130,874 0 511,143 0 511,143
    2002 383,791 26 27,115 0 410,932 0 516,156
    "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 .1035 0 0 0 .1035 0 .1035
    2001 .1039 0 0 0 .1039 0 .1039
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: SAVANNAH ELECTRIC PLANT KRAFT
    Mailing Address: CROSSGATE RD. & SAVANNAH RIVER, PORT WENTWORTH, GA 31407
    Public Contact: JOHN KRAFT
    Phone: (912) 238-2225
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: SOUTHERN CO.
    Latitude: 32.14889
    Longitude: -81.14556
    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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