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Environmental Release Report: W. H. SAMMIS PLANT
 
 
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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: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 1,786 261
    Suspected Carcinogens 21,807 260
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 832,338 266
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1,071 11
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 812,000 250
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 11,005,591 516
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 22,791 521
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 11,830,798 266
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 13,129,005 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 832,076 1,016
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 531 11
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 831,012 755
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 13,136,072 1,510
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 13,132,972 510

    *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 12,115,408 11,273 2,146 0 12,128,827 2,134,500 14,742,700
    1999 7,889,882 12,287 33 0 7,902,202 2,280,200 10,167,000
    2000 6,788,270 15,639 368 0 6,804,277 1,916,368 10,860,704
    2001 7,504,787 1,743 354 0 7,506,884 1,768,593 11,231,789
    2002 13,140,593 2,271 2,276 0 13,145,140 0 17,758,134
    "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 2.90 0 0 0 2.90 0 2.90
    2001 2.50 0 0 0 2.50 0 2.50
    2002 2.90 0 0 0 2.90 0 2.90
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: W. H. SAMMIS PLANT
    Mailing Address: STATE RTE. 7, STRATTON, OH 43961
    Public Contact: JAMES REY
    Phone: (800) 633-4766
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: FIRSTENERGY CORP.
    Latitude: 40.5722
    Longitude: -80.707
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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 JEFFERSON County on:

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