ATSDR evaluated pollutants at this site that were most likely to be emitted from the Mirant Plant and to pose health concerns to the community. These were sulfur dioxide (SO2), select metals, and particulate matter.
- Sulfur Dioxide ToxFAQs
This fact sheet answers frequently asked questions about health effects of exposure to sulfur dioxide.
- Air Quality and Health in Alexandria [PDF - 98 KB]
In response to the interest of the Alexandria, VA community, ATSDR is providing residents with general information about air quality and health.