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Environmental Release Report: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental 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
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD 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 40,370 3,160
    Suspected Carcinogens 111 6
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 41,147 90,549
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 148 43
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 288,052 1,354
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 87,650 4,250
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 288,167 1,397
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 441,294 14,706
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 47,014
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 447,979 36,352
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 148 43
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 144,422 35,637
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 496,332 37,377
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 496,064 15,313

    *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 176,699 0 0 0 176,699 360 NA
    1989 486,398 1,880 1,053 0 489,331 730 NA
    1990 184,945 62,660 2,542 0 250,147 0 NA
    1991 669,094 111,750 5,038 0 785,882 0 12,034,970
    1992 655,608 120,630 3,888 0 780,126 2,200 14,279,470
    1993 381,709 12,440 1,653 0 395,802 8,100 10,325,080
    1994 454,632 9,450 1,916 0 465,998 3,600 11,872,683
    1995 460,606 71,143 2,307 0 534,056 0 9,797,133
    1996 429,477 67,106 2,508 0 499,091 0 8,830,543
    1997 487,461 65,057 2,608 0 555,126 0 8,973,468
    1998 495,860 143,994 2,508 0 642,362 0 6,660,759
    1999 483,060 76,655 2,886 0 562,601 0 8,782,771
    2000 494,181 73,881 29,348 0 597,410 0 8,694,881
    2001 532,904 75,888 123,238 0 732,030 0 11,590,719
    2002 496,558 127,218 92,769 0 716,545 0 12,226,002
    "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 .752 1.02 .8393 0 2.61 0 2.61
    2001 .7501 0 1.03 0 1.78 0 1.78
    2002 .7755 0 1.06 0 1.83 0 1.83
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
    Mailing Address: OLD STAGECOACH RD., OGLETHORPE, GA 31068
    Public Contact: STEVE RANSOM
    Phone: (478) 472-5289
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
    Latitude: 32.25389
    Longitude: -84.06842
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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

    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 MACON County on:
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