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Environmental Release Report: ELECTRIC ENERGY INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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:CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    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 986 56
    Suspected Carcinogens 886 50
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 147,340 56
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 739
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 146,598 56
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 73,327 324
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 2,074 607
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 216,391
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 233,600
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 148,039 1,820
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 388
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 147,901 1,876
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 238,309 2,701
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 244,262 2,986

    *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 584,804 3,422 195,700 0 783,926 77,000 949,000
    1999 826,789 4,964 112,700 0 944,453 155,000 1,221,400
    2000 312,915 4,977 177,608 0 495,500 0 1,108,620
    2001 305,991 4,211 379,815 0 690,017 0 1,319,827
    2002 249,266 5,581 102,668 0 357,515 4 806,019
    "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 8.60 0 0 0 8.60 0 8.60
    2001 1.59 0 0 0 1.59 0 1.59
    2002 1.74 0 0 0 1.74 0 1.74
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ELECTRIC ENERGY INC.
    Mailing Address: 2100 PORTLAND RD., JOPPA, IL 62953
    Public Contact: WILLIAM H. SHEPPARD
    Phone: (618) 543-7531
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 37.28031
    Longitude: -88.84337
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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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