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Environmental Release Report: KIMBERLY-CLARK PENNSYLVANIA L.L.C.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:MERCURY
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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 149
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 165
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 42
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 124
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 17
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 67,109
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 42
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 66,986
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 169,464
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 112
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 25
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 211
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 169,675
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 169,765

    *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 284,800 0 0 0 284,800 82,089 NA
    1989 168,000 0 0 0 168,000 51,728 NA
    1990 176,001 0 0 0 176,001 18,222 NA
    1991 167,300 0 0 0 167,300 25,120 451,235
    1992 243,600 0 0 0 243,600 11,280 765,281
    1993 284,500 0 0 0 284,500 7,800 1,069,801
    1994 333,500 0 0 0 333,500 2,105 466,102
    1995 393,600 0 0 0 393,600 1,905 1,455,902
    1996 239,800 0 0 0 239,800 532 1,341,150
    1997 225,984 0 0 0 225,984 426 1,296,370
    1998 118,902 0 0 0 118,902 265 1,167,022
    1999 181,691 0 0 0 181,691 0 1,330,370
    2000 184,730 0 0 0 184,730 90,899 1,710,814
    2001 199,140 0 0 0 199,140 270,416 1,787,993
    2002 169,861 0 0 0 169,861 159,335 1,610,488
    "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 .476 0 0 0 .476 0 .476
    2001 .48 0 0 0 .48 0 .48
    2002 .46 0 0 0 .46 0 .46
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: KIMBERLY-CLARK PENNSYLVANIA L.L.C.
    Mailing Address: FRONT ST. & AVE. OF THE STATES, CHESTER, PA 19013
    Public Contact: PAUL R. WITTEKIND
    Phone: (610) 499-6251
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: KIMBERLY-CLARK CORP.
    Latitude: 39.84306
    Longitude: -75.35778
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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