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Environmental Release Report: BUCKEYE FLORIDA L.P.
 
 
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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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    Total environmental releases:
    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:CHLOROFORM
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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    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 175,726 18,455
    Suspected Carcinogens 37,373
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 121,204 1,040
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 37,234 106
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,203,945 8,860
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 38,426 226
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 239,626 22,235
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,236,029 10,006
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,433,504 50,635
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 142,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,471,499 93,240
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 226 106
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 325,978 83,860
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,622,209 97,111
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,581,549 59,120

    *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 710,878 0 0 0 710,878 0 NA
    1989 1,875,095 21,700 9,617 0 1,906,412 0 NA
    1990 1,648,735 19,500 3,827 0 1,672,062 0 NA
    1991 1,725,625 1,005,502 316,542 0 3,047,669 0 34,537,004
    1992 1,512,935 843,900 307,580 0 2,664,415 0 31,826,000
    1993 1,737,196 16,470 23,705 0 1,777,371 0 44,155,440
    1994 1,732,240 10,997 8,003 0 1,751,240 0 54,221,000
    1995 1,908,400 93,751 7,867 0 2,010,018 0 41,971,660
    1996 1,787,483 86,213 1,311 0 1,875,007 0 46,417,091
    1997 1,747,318 116,641 138,084 0 2,002,043 0 18,762,281
    1998 1,656,728 98,431 141,004 0 1,896,163 0 18,345,741
    1999 1,847,138 112,370 106,000 0 2,065,508 0 14,480,350
    2000 1,858,722 91,360 83,237 0 2,033,319 0 14,975,575
    2001 1,787,354 97,946 81,446 0 1,966,746 0 15,970,249
    2002 1,622,403 97,540 83,900 0 1,803,843 0 16,096,950
    "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 .98 1.56 1.70 0 4.24 0 4.30
    2001 1.38 1.28 1.57 0 4.23 0 4.23
    2002 1.44 1.28 1.58 0 4.30 0 4.30
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: BUCKEYE FLORIDA L.P.
    Mailing Address: ONE BUCKEYE DR., PERRY, FL 32347
    Public Contact: H. DAN SIMMONS
    Phone: (850) 584-1275
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: BUCKEYE TECHS. INC.
    Latitude: 30.05833
    Longitude: -83.53333
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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 TAYLOR County on:
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