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Environmental Release Report: DOMTAR MAINE CORP.
 
 
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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 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 80,345 16,778
    Suspected Carcinogens 136
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 2,736 173,508
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 165 118
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 308,775 28,120
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 137,835 16,778
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 309,370 34,248
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 477,976 61,828
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 82,150
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 485,479 135,601
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 165 118
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 178,250 101,273
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 568,005 135,403
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 567,907 76,750

    *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
    1988 3,352,445 27,195 0 0 3,379,640 58,709 NA
    1989 2,460,654 33,780 0 0 2,494,434 5,150 NA
    1990 2,078,702 28,820 0 0 2,107,522 3,366 NA
    1991 2,091,422 202,060 139 0 2,293,621 5,395 9,728,550
    1992 1,823,063 141,050 91 0 1,964,204 5,988 10,044,000
    1993 1,007,585 125,890 5,376 0 1,138,851 0 8,217,700
    1994 816,266 111,850 10,320 0 938,436 0 7,305,950
    1995 935,755 59,890 9,267 0 1,004,912 0 10,890,305
    1996 679,577 122,773 4,148 0 806,498 0 11,471,420
    1997 742,305 276,460 67,994 0 1,086,759 0 9,876,711
    1998 748,905 310,260 128,561 0 1,187,726 0 10,028,371
    1999 547,477 138,239 109,959 0 795,675 0 7,472,075
    2000 591,556 256,110 58,374 0 906,040 0 9,823,681
    2001 552,540 355,138 53,839 0 961,517 0 14,095,342
    2002 568,352 302,901 76,298 0 947,551 0 13,191,492
    "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 1.11 1.80 .3172 0 3.22 0 3.22
    2001 .7526 1.83 1.01 0 3.60 0 3.60
    2002 1.38 3.15 4.51 0 9.05 0 9.05
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: DOMTAR MAINE CORP.
    Mailing Address: 144 MAIN ST., BAILEYVILLE, ME 04694
    Public Contact: GAILE NICHOLSON
    Phone: (207) 427-4066
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: DOMTAR
    Latitude: 45.16004
    Longitude: -67.41
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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

    Information about whether this facility is in compliance with applicable environmental laws is available from EPA's Sector Facility Indexing Project:

    Scorecard's report for WASHINGTON County on:
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