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Environmental Release Report: WILLIAM C. MEREDITH CO. INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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
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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 3,092 102
    Suspected Carcinogens 3 8
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 4 30
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1 22
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1 22
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 3,092 102
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1 22
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 4 30
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 3,092 102
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 4 30
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 4 30
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 3,095 110

    *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 500 0 0 0 500 3 NA
    1989 500 0 0 0 500 250 NA
    1990 255 250 250 0 755 2,877 NA
    1991 255 5 250 0 510 10 26,068
    1992 255 5 5 0 265 260 35,047
    1993 255 5 0 0 260 10 44,833
    1994 255 5 0 0 260 15 80,678
    1995 255 5 0 0 260 5 69,369
    1996 255 5 0 0 260 17 83,429
    1997 255 5 0 0 260 148 66,278
    1998 10 5 0 0 15 85 59,846
    1999 10 5 0 0 15 122 140,650
    2000 2 17 0 0 19 26 6,461
    2001 4,010 0 0 0 4,010 631 5,375
    2002 3,095 110 0 0 3,205 6,183 5,778
    "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 0 7.79 0 0 7.79 11.81 2,868
    2001 0 19.32 0 0 19.32 20.41 87.20
    2002 0 9.81 0 0 9.81 205 77.10
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WILLIAM C. MEREDITH CO. INC.
    Mailing Address: 2335 LAWRENCE ST., EAST POINT, GA 30344
    Public Contact: PAUL M. CASTLE
    Phone: (404) 767-2621
    SIC Code: 24 Lumber And Wood Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 33.69021
    Longitude: -84.44028
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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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