POLLUTION LOCATOR| Toxic Chemical Releases | Reports

Environmental Release Report: R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO CO. WHITAKER PARK CONSOLIDATED UNITS
 
 
  • Map Locating Toxic Chemical Releases
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
    0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100%

    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:

    See how this facility ranks on other chemical release and waste management attributes tracked by Scorecard

    Rank facilities in NORTH CAROLINA or in FORSYTH 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.

  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY COMPOUNDS
    List chemicals contributing to noncancer risk

    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 17
    Suspected Carcinogens 24
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 59,960
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 26,004
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 42,939
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 82,846
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 59,936
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 155,963
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 77,378
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 99,112
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 17
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 90,097
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 176,435
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 167,443

    *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.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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
    1994 177,025 0 0 0 177,025 0 177,025
    1995 647,693 0 0 0 647,693 162,543 2,084,624
    1996 61,620 0 0 0 61,620 428 71,800
    1997 460,693 0 0 0 460,693 753,592 1,482,882
    1998 412,008 0 0 0 412,008 416,996 1,556,737
    1999 381,513 0 1 0 381,514 230,662 1,073,910
    2000 441,934 0 1 0 441,935 214,372 1,158,193
    2001 171,429 0 0 0 171,429 189,470 536,560
    2002 176,499 0 0 0 176,499 184,928 541,393
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
      [ top ]
     
     
  • 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 0 0 0 .1 0 .1
      [ top ]
     
     
    Email EPA
    Join an online discussion about this facility


    Email a Scorecard Community Report to a friend
    Network with environmental groups
    Learn how to use Scorecard to find out about toxics in your community


    Contribute to Environmental Defense
    Volunteer with environmental groups in your community

      [ top ]
     
     
  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO CO. WHITAKER PARK CONSOLIDATED UNITS
    Mailing Address: 1101 REYNOLDS BLVD., WINSTON-SALEM, NC 27105
    Public Contact: SETH MOSKOWITZ
    Phone: (336) 741-7698
    SIC Code: 21 Tobacco Products
    2002 Parent Company: RJR TOBACCO CO.
    Latitude: 36.1341
    Longitude: -80.26317
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
    • 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 FORSYTH County on:

  •   [ top ]