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Environmental Release Report: GWF POWER SYS. L.P.
 
 
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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):
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    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:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 5
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 5
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 5
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 764
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 764
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 5
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 759
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 759
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 759

    *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 5,010 0 0 0 5,010 1,000 5,690
    1999 2,016 0 0 0 2,016 750 2,544
    2000 2,352 0 0 0 2,352 250 2,495
    2001 15,934 0 0 0 15,934 250 16,151
    2002 764 0 0 0 764 0 766
    "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: GWF POWER SYS. L.P.
    Mailing Address: 1600 LOVERIDGE RD., PITTSBURG, CA 94565
    Public Contact: MARK KEHOE
    Phone: (925) 431-1440
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: GWF POWER SYS. L.P.
    Latitude: 38.0144
    Longitude: -121.86015
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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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