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Environmental Release Report: U.S. TVA KINGSTON 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):
    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 1,139
    Suspected Carcinogens 14,026 12,150
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 544,670 11,400
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 864
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 531,515 9,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 4,604,104 2,450
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 14,654 14,450
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 5,142,945 11,650
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 7,342,020 2,400
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 545,134 11,650
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 384
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 544,301 2,650
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 7,348,026 8,800
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 7,345,066 44,400

    *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 7,817,950 54,750 1,550,500 0 9,423,200 2,275 11,226,052
    1999 5,867,405 51,700 1,518,900 0 7,438,005 107,915 9,289,020
    2000 5,598,000 58,007 1,739,992 0 7,395,999 0 8,832,756
    2001 5,926,225 46,641 1,651,816 0 7,624,681 610 9,580,978
    2002 7,350,900 66,400 1,531,380 0 8,948,680 0 11,414,727
    "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 4.08 0 0 0 4.08 0 4.10
    2001 1.98 0 0 0 1.98 0 2.00
    2002 2.23 0 0 0 2.23 0 2.20
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: U.S. TVA KINGSTON FOSSIL PLANT
    Mailing Address: 714 SWAN POND RD., HARRIMAN, TN 37748
    Public Contact: EARL L. DESKINS
    Phone: (865) 717-2500
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: U.S. TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY
    Latitude: 35.89456
    Longitude: -84.5349
    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 ROANE County on:

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