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Environmental Release Report: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.BRUNSWICK OPS.
 
 
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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: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 95,428 16,247
    Suspected Carcinogens 219 20
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 44,274 16,070
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 86 146
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,359,448 17,044
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 133,688 37,050
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,359,303 32,247
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,577,850 44,774
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 110,018
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,641,390 93,715
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 86 146
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 267,874 60,735
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,753,901 113,312
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,752,367 47,256

    *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 4,891,970 22,480 34,678 0 4,949,128 0 NA
    1989 4,776,680 150,600 26,838 0 4,954,118 0 NA
    1990 4,585,290 119,800 30,884 0 4,735,974 0 NA
    1991 4,321,583 138,900 35,413 0 4,495,896 0 24,663,918
    1992 2,812,925 129,200 7,318 0 2,949,443 0 26,553,678
    1993 1,561,441 73,060 554 0 1,635,055 0 18,097,500
    1994 1,700,806 21,323 17,506 0 1,739,635 0 16,614,490
    1995 1,469,565 35,703 29,383 0 1,534,651 0 24,072,083
    1996 1,517,445 52,138 412,895 0 1,982,478 0 27,239,830
    1997 1,464,585 25,813 93,100 0 1,583,498 0 27,401,298
    1998 1,422,140 27,258 34,816 0 1,484,214 0 25,083,560
    1999 1,742,351 120,584 40,421 0 1,903,356 0 27,817,849
    2000 1,824,859 111,547 36,480 0 1,972,886 0 27,951,663
    2001 1,834,824 100,536 31,791 0 1,967,151 0 28,599,511
    2002 1,755,334 114,822 76,450 0 1,946,606 0 25,516,195
    "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 2.06 1.43 1.25 0 4.73 0 4.73
    2001 1.96 .2083 2.40 0 4.57 0 4.57
    2002 2.17 .2007 1.98 0 4.35 0 4.35
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.BRUNSWICK OPS.
    Mailing Address: W. 9TH ST., BRUNSWICK, GA 31521
    Public Contact: MINDY OVERLY
    Phone: (912) 265-5780
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
    Latitude: 31.1725
    Longitude: -81.51972
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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

    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 GLYNN County on:
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