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Environmental Release Report: TEMPLE-INLAND-MT. JEWETT COMPLEX-MDF
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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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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in PENNSYLVANIA or in MCKEAN 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 Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:FORMALDEHYDE
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 30,001
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 38,100
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 30,001
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 38,101
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 68,101
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 68,101
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 30,000
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 68,100
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 68,100

    *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
    1996 19,587 0 0 0 19,587 0 19,587
    1997 104,827 0 0 0 104,827 0 109,538
    1998 91,029 0 0 0 91,029 357 93,384
    1999 221,989 0 0 0 221,989 150 224,136
    2000 224,500 0 0 0 224,500 400 226,400
    2001 247,600 0 0 0 247,600 305 249,432
    2002 68,101 0 0 0 68,101 0 402,030
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    Mailing Address: 149 TEMPLE DR., MOUNT JEWETT, PA 16740
    Public Contact: DON COX
    Phone: (936) 829-1424
    SIC Code: 24 Lumber And Wood Products
    2002 Parent Company: TEMPLE-INLAND INC.
    Latitude: 41.6777
    Longitude: -78.625
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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 MCKEAN County on:

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