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Environmental Release Report: IRVINGTON GENERATING STATION
 
 
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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:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 63,412
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 33
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 63,625
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 33
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 30,527
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 33
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 93,906
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 93,873
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 63,658
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 8
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 63,649
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 94,152
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 93,906

    *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 68,115 0 0 0 68,115 25,700 94,000
    1999 78,373 0 14 0 78,387 113,918 192,000
    2000 98,245 0 15 0 98,260 214,000 312,038
    2001 94,164 0 11 0 94,175 170,960 264,995
    2002 94,152 0 14 0 94,166 189,562 283,459
    "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 .55 0 0 0 .55 0 .55
    2001 .5 0 0 0 .5 0 .5
    2002 .49 0 0 0 .49 0 .49
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: IRVINGTON GENERATING STATION
    Mailing Address: 3950 E. IRVINGTON RD., TUCSON, AZ 85706
    Public Contact: RELAND KANE
    Phone: (520) 745-3234
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 32.16295
    Longitude: -110.90595
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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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