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Environmental Release Report: LOPAREX INC.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:TOLUENE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 276,355
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 142,670
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 133,685
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 151,095
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 276,355
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 276,355
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 276,355
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 276,355
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 276,355
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 276,355

    *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 465,803 0 0 0 465,803 108,336 NA
    1989 433,000 0 0 0 433,000 104,800 NA
    1990 334,300 0 0 0 334,300 87,410 NA
    1991 343,280 0 0 0 343,280 112,589 112,550
    1992 277,960 0 0 0 277,960 106,381 106,346
    1993 414,900 0 0 0 414,900 106,419 521,280
    1994 374,800 0 0 0 374,800 164,704 539,398
    1995 317,290 0 0 0 317,290 144,724 461,870
    1996 324,900 0 0 0 324,900 140,455 474,200
    1997 377,250 0 0 0 377,250 340,537 546,768
    1998 303,910 0 0 0 303,910 163,125 467,070
    1999 295,570 0 0 0 295,570 173,610 468,318
    2000 311,930 0 0 0 311,930 185,700 497,140
    2001 305,383 0 0 0 305,383 164,988 470,605
    2002 276,355 0 0 0 276,355 201,750 477,145
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: LOPAREX INC.
    Mailing Address: 1828 BURGUNDY LN. N.W., CULLMAN, AL 35055
    Public Contact: AUTREY A. SIGMON
    Phone: (256) 734-1153
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: UPM-KYMMENE INVESTMENTS
    Latitude: 34.20242
    Longitude: -86.8519
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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

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