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Environmental Release Report: SP NEWSPRINT CO.
 
 
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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
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 83 15
    Suspected Carcinogens 25 .053
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 108 15
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 108 15
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 29,572 992
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 155,275 3,704
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 29,655 1,007
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 181,811 1,007
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 152,156
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 29,738 21,211
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 83 15
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 58 20,204
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 184,822 24,885
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 181,735 3,012

    *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 81,183 1,469 6,254 0 88,906 0 NA
    1989 134,167 10,786 9,337 0 154,290 0 NA
    1990 102,604 34,272 6,351 0 143,227 0 NA
    1991 4,562 32,023 1,869 0 38,454 0 1,893,192
    1992 86,559 33,940 3,610 0 124,109 0 2,396,764
    1993 60,050 13,400 3,835 0 77,285 0 1,172,570
    1994 32,287 932 53,753 0 86,972 0 1,229,042
    1995 77,977 662 27,024 0 105,663 0 536,495
    1996 124,924 760 28,500 0 154,184 0 570,603
    1997 72,893 0 60,589 0 133,482 0 524,592
    1998 69,300 0 18,878 0 88,178 0 442,939
    1999 186,404 0 5 0 186,409 0 564,808
    2000 370,175 29,188 41,946 0 441,309 0 844,098
    2001 117,081 22,272 48,741 0 188,094 0 546,813
    2002 184,937 26,920 33,182 0 245,040 0 739,127
    "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 .2123 0 .0017 0 .214 0 .2139
    2001 .2067 0 .0436 0 .2503 0 .2503
    2002 .1838 0 .059 0 .2428 0 .2428
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: SP NEWSPRINT CO.
    Mailing Address: 709 PAPERMILL RD., DUBLIN, GA 31027
    Public Contact: BEN KNIGHT
    Phone: (478) 272-1600
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 32.50139
    Longitude: -82.85056
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  • 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

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