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Environmental Release Report: INTERNATIONAL PAPER COURTLAND MILL
 
 
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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: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 81,107 8,222
    Suspected Carcinogens 404 30
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 29,731 22,118
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 61 220
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 1,222,305 19,870
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 311,817 9,722
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,220,731 23,980
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,503,571 28,512
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 294,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 1,349,593 64,088
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 56 220
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 144,965 43,700
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,646,646 65,296
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,645,666 32,898

    *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 977,493 56,236 550,711 0 1,584,440 29,469 NA
    1989 1,044,075 36,500 1,226,950 0 2,307,525 0 NA
    1990 1,023,005 57,900 49,780 0 1,130,685 0 NA
    1991 2,023,641 61,400 25,320 0 2,110,361 0 74,743,400
    1992 760,505 1,838,020 11,266 0 2,609,791 99,000 16,528,800
    1993 1,026,225 1,844,350 4,126 0 2,874,701 0 18,582,460
    1994 1,270,212 86,181 2,642 0 1,359,035 0 20,416,645
    1995 2,238,225 44,797 18,329 0 2,301,351 0 26,323,812
    1996 2,423,855 8,812 18,802 0 2,451,469 0 26,950,960
    1997 2,440,035 341,958 108,339 0 2,890,332 0 27,458,790
    1998 2,311,965 224,247 396,394 0 2,932,606 0 26,623,660
    1999 2,044,914 245,530 356,625 0 2,647,069 0 19,494,400
    2000 1,805,611 126,829 250,541 0 2,182,980 0 15,806,134
    2001 1,428,039 120,367 306,922 0 1,855,328 0 15,002,099
    2002 1,647,257 90,018 292,447 0 2,029,722 0 11,943,586
    "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 2.40 .0722 .5176 0 2.99 0 2.99
    2001 1.55 .0722 1.30 0 2.93 0 2.93
    2002 1.58 .0722 1.20 0 2.85 0 2.85
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: INTERNATIONAL PAPER COURTLAND MILL
    Mailing Address: COUNTY RD. 150, COURTLAND, AL 35618
    Public Contact: JUDITH HOOD
    Phone: (256) 637-2741
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: INTERNATIONAL PAPER
    Latitude: 34.73233
    Longitude: -87.31708
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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 LAWRENCE County on:
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