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Environmental Release Report: KIMBERLY-CLARK CORP.
 
 
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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:AMMONIA
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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 11,780
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 250 465
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 250 465
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 250 465
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 250 465
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 250 465

    *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 2,261,000 157,050 0 0 2,418,050 543,650 NA
    1989 2,000,500 151,500 0 0 2,152,000 654,050 NA
    1990 1,775,255 882,300 0 0 2,657,555 710,150 NA
    1991 2,353,505 886,700 0 0 3,240,205 579,600 45,994,400
    1992 2,416,505 656,600 0 0 3,073,105 599,750 20,322,603
    1993 2,582,455 426,730 0 0 3,009,185 533,730 16,713,090
    1994 1,688,745 410,010 0 0 2,098,755 7,500 27,536,140
    1995 1,702,970 521,040 0 0 2,224,010 10,492 27,647,002
    1996 1,675,850 379,530 0 0 2,055,380 10,364 24,651,694
    1997 1,656,960 377,520 0 0 2,034,480 20,678 24,625,819
    1998 1,719,190 368,540 0 0 2,087,730 77,656 23,960,937
    1999 1,158,492 289,440 0 0 1,447,932 62,781 19,546,374
    2000 0 204,450 0 0 204,450 0 204,450
    2001 0 84,950 0 0 84,950 0 84,950
    2002 250 12,245 0 0 12,495 0 12,550
    "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: KIMBERLY-CLARK CORP.
    Mailing Address: 200 BAY BRIDGE RD., MOBILE, AL 36610
    Public Contact: TIM GARDENER
    Phone: (251) 330-2498
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: KIMBERLY-CLARK CORP.
    Latitude: 30.73433
    Longitude: -88.04819
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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 MOBILE County on:
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