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Environmental Release Report: TRACTEBEL POWER INC. RED HILLS POWER 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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    Total environmental releases:
    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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    Rank facilities in MISSISSIPPI or in CHOCTAW County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 1,140
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 409,600
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,360
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 408,240
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,360
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,267,280
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,360
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 3,675,520
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 3,811,560
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 409,600
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1,140
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 408,460
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 3,812,920
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,812,920

    *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
    2001 266 0 131,136 0 131,402 2,750 134,152
    2002 3,812,920 0 4 0 3,812,924 0 3,812,924
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: TRACTEBEL POWER INC. RED HILLS POWER PLANT
    Mailing Address: RTE. 2 BOX 31 PENSACOLA RD., ACKERMAN, MS 39735
    Public Contact: GERALD M. GATTI
    Phone: (662) 387-4175
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: TRACTEBEL POWER INC.
    Latitude: 33.37139
    Longitude: -89.21722
    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 CHOCTAW County on:

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