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Environmental Release Report: U.S. TVA JOHNSONVILLE FOSSIL 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):
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    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 2,273 250
    Suspected Carcinogens 2,798 8,200
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 584,321 6,750
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,288
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 582,505 6,750
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 15,007,328 3,050
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5,223 8,400
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 15,582,556 6,500
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 16,130,015
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 584,843 6,750
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,018
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 583,083 500
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 16,139,898 8,100
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 16,135,448 7,550

    *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 5,046,315 116,555 1,321,750 0 6,484,620 2,760 9,596,705
    1999 14,165,315 23,005 1,451,850 0 15,640,170 10,415 17,508,420
    2000 14,019,252 42,379 2,063,378 0 16,125,008 27,982 17,724,716
    2001 8,969,060 32,152 1,960,872 0 10,962,084 42,227 12,303,481
    2002 16,146,541 22,100 1,769,243 0 17,937,884 21,544 19,624,159
    "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 3.67 0 0 0 3.67 0 3.70
    2001 1.76 0 0 0 1.76 0 1.70
    2002 1.96 0 0 0 1.96 0 2.00
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: U.S. TVA JOHNSONVILLE FOSSIL PLANT
    Mailing Address: 535 STEAM PLANT RD. U.S. HWY. 70, NEW JOHNSONVILLE, TN 37134
    Public Contact: ROGER TEAGUE
    Phone: (931) 535-8241
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: U.S. TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY
    Latitude: 36.00658
    Longitude: -87.96324
    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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