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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):
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    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 36,763 5,796
    Suspected Carcinogens 87 9
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 7,209 122,528
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 42 66
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 282,839 11,609
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 68,221 5,796
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 282,671 13,871
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 406,458 19,282
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 31,458
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 399,792 53,699
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 42 66
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 124,499 39,919
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 431,764 53,599
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 432,046 26,107

    *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 1,158,650 14,150 0 0 1,172,800 3,450 NA
    1989 1,141,100 17,950 0 0 1,159,050 4,820 NA
    1990 1,433,755 72,100 0 0 1,505,855 6,300 NA
    1991 952,565 45,650 0 0 998,215 4,715 33,663,690
    1992 573,763 78,774 0 0 652,537 275 31,535,267
    1993 902,770 75,005 0 0 977,775 775 39,393,312
    1994 978,825 51,081 0 0 1,029,906 4,828 46,644,023
    1995 902,752 42,601 0 0 945,353 0 48,720,355
    1996 799,628 39,495 0 0 839,123 0 5,138,933
    1997 808,381 42,371 0 0 850,752 0 5,452,705
    1998 740,090 35,338 0 0 775,428 0 4,699,479
    2001 414,200 172,523 0 0 586,723 0 6,891,712
    2002 432,298 178,372 0 0 610,671 0 7,117,308
    "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
    2001 .6466 0 0 0 .6466 0 .6466
    2002 .7283 0 0 0 .7283 0 .7283
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
    Mailing Address: 1 BONNYBRIDGE RD., PORT WENTWORTH, GA 31407
    Public Contact: CATHERINE SLATER
    Phone: (912) 964-1271
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: WEYERHAEUSER CO.
    Latitude: 32.15694
    Longitude: -81.15556
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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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