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Environmental Release Report: MAUI ELECTRIC CO. LTD. PALAAU GENERATING STATION
 
 
  • 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:

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    Rank facilities in HAWAII or in MAUI 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 Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Carcinogens 82
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 82
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 82
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 82
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 82
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 82

    *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
    2000 85 0 0 0 85 0 85
    2001 84 0 0 0 84 0 84
    2002 82 0 0 0 82 0 82
    "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: MAUI ELECTRIC CO. LTD. PALAAU GENERATING STATION
    Mailing Address: 32 ULILI ST., KAUNAKAKAI, HI 96748
    Public Contact: BRUCE BENSON
    Phone: (808) 543-7778
    SIC Code: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
    2002 Parent Company: HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC INDS. INC.
    Latitude: 21.09437
    Longitude: -157.016
    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 MAUI County on:

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