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Environmental Release Report: INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. SAVANNAH COMPLEX
 
 
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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:ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC 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 115,785 2,717
    Suspected Carcinogens 304 12
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 331,444 2,290
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 253,211 160
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 956,440 23,481
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 761,233 4,537
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,207,840 24,371
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,713,868 27,370
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 502,200
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,418,606 51,608
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 180
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 494,908 26,082
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,920,206 51,183
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,917,846 38,520

    *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 14,765,370 230,010 0 0 14,995,380 58,850 NA
    1989 13,190,000 218,248 0 0 13,408,248 54,840 NA
    1990 10,444,891 214,963 0 0 10,659,854 63,940 NA
    1991 3,430,353 414,483 0 0 3,844,836 645,130 20,992,260
    1992 3,232,645 447,979 0 0 3,680,624 217,240 26,092,891
    1993 3,100,575 398,895 0 0 3,499,470 234,470 25,200,885
    1994 2,819,546 242,584 0 0 3,062,130 320,952 23,754,745
    1995 2,821,080 300,532 0 0 3,121,612 268,705 13,683,160
    1996 2,611,070 302,634 0 0 2,913,704 537,256 12,782,076
    1997 2,775,010 338,670 0 0 3,113,680 1,416,360 14,272,570
    1998 2,626,430 304,830 0 0 2,931,260 582,040 12,850,720
    1999 2,638,990 289,890 0 0 2,928,880 635,595 12,644,770
    2000 2,869,945 30,170 0 0 2,900,115 664,935 12,466,723
    2001 2,557,027 46,227 0 0 2,603,254 652,732 14,347,886
    2002 1,921,878 64,800 0 0 1,986,678 238,886 11,914,500
    "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 3.89 0 0 0 3.89 .0364 3.91
    2001 1.42 0 0 0 1.42 .0439 1.46
    2002 1.92 0 0 0 1.92 0 1.92
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. SAVANNAH COMPLEX
    Mailing Address: W. LATHROP AVE., SAVANNAH, GA 31415
    Public Contact: TRACY TREMELLING
    Phone: (912) 238-7347
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO.
    Latitude: 32.10444
    Longitude: -81.12222
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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 CHATHAM County on:
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