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Environmental Release Report: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
 
 
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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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    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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    *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 35,279
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 85
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 85
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 130,116
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 35,279
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 130,201
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 165,395
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 165,527
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 85
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,326
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 165,442
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 165,310

    *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 11,000 0 0 0 11,000 0 NA
    1989 27,000 0 0 0 27,000 0 NA
    1990 34,700 0 0 0 34,700 0 NA
    1991 21,680 0 0 0 21,680 0 21,680
    1992 41,628 0 0 0 41,628 0 41,628
    1993 32,100 0 0 0 32,100 0 32,100
    1994 117,418 0 0 0 117,418 0 117,418
    1995 64,893 0 0 0 64,893 0 64,893
    1996 91,580 0 0 0 91,580 0 91,580
    1997 94,972 0 0 0 94,972 0 94,972
    1998 223,361 0 0 0 223,361 0 213,459
    1999 216,852 0 0 0 216,852 0 216,852
    2000 247,160 0 0 0 247,160 40,854 308,057
    2001 232,906 0 46,965 0 279,871 46,965 299,925
    2002 165,527 0 45,072 0 210,599 0 211,483
    "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 .2584 0 0 0 .2584 .01545 .2738
    2001 .2708 0 .05582 0 .3266 .05582 .3266
    2002 .2611 0 .05986 0 .3209 0 .3209
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
    Mailing Address: 139 BREWINGTON RD., DUDLEY, NC 28333
    Public Contact: JAMES MALONE
    Phone: (404) 652-6031
    SIC Code: 24 Lumber And Wood Products
    2002 Parent Company: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
    Latitude: 35.25899
    Longitude: -78.03485
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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

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