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Environmental Release Report: WEYERHAEUSER CO. PULP PAPER & PACKAGING FACILITY
 
 
  • 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:

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

    Rank facilities in NORTH CAROLINA or in MARTIN 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: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
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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 65,808 11,840
    Suspected Carcinogens 161 22
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 25,289 31,530
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 245 154
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 519,908 30,785
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 536,786 14,035
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 532,280 33,131
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,171,326 34,930
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 526,292
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 752,737 76,467
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 209 154
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 233,523 45,407
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,280,191 78,442
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,279,352 54,285

    *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 1,429,550 25,500 4,160 0 1,459,210 0 NA
    1989 1,274,374 23,400 3,750 0 1,301,524 0 NA
    1990 1,370,662 16,480 3,850 0 1,390,992 0 NA
    1991 2,049,154 17,074 0 0 2,066,228 750 34,687,383
    1992 2,292,165 18,650 0 0 2,310,815 0 35,313,100
    1993 2,092,665 19,320 0 0 2,111,985 0 34,579,770
    1994 2,349,525 161,465 0 0 2,510,990 5,600 14,877,550
    1995 1,992,865 125,955 0 0 2,118,820 5,600 32,475,096
    1996 2,228,712 202,848 0 0 2,431,560 0 22,364,443
    1997 2,249,456 216,609 83,245 0 2,549,310 25,504 13,219,321
    1998 1,961,604 271,019 109,162 0 2,341,785 68,916 20,592,172
    1999 1,928,993 149,307 105,621 0 2,183,921 240 20,606,968
    2000 1,847,663 150,765 266,991 0 2,265,419 280 20,577,217
    2001 1,529,230 132,526 204,390 0 1,866,146 70 20,173,968
    2002 1,281,165 125,281 234,404 0 1,640,850 60 14,277,567
    "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 1.72 .3669 .0637 0 2.15 0 6.00
    2001 1.40 .804 120 0 123 0 3.55
    2002 1.03 .7433 133 0 135 0 3.52
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WEYERHAEUSER CO. PULP PAPER & PACKAGING FACILITY
    Mailing Address: TROWBRIDGE RD., PLYMOUTH, NC 27962
    Public Contact: SUSAN LARKIN
    Phone: (803) 802-8068
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
    Latitude: 35.86583
    Longitude: -76.78306
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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 MARTIN County on:
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