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Environmental Release Report: STONE CONTAINER 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
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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 70,882 525
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 120 87
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 120 87
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 324,254 946
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 70,882 525
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 324,374 1,033
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 253,612 595
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 324,374 1,033
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 120 87
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 324,254 946
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 324,254 946

    *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
    1989 0 849 0 0 849 0 NA
    1990 0 1,342 0 0 1,342 0 NA
    1991 2,052,506 1,592 0 0 2,054,098 0 4,110,078
    1992 2,052,506 1,984 0 0 2,054,490 0 4,194,205
    1993 2,052,506 1,552 0 0 2,054,058 0 4,497,805
    1994 1,548,858 1,646 0 0 1,550,504 0 3,765,199
    1995 1,871,510 0 0 0 1,871,510 0 2,328,194
    1996 1,577,485 0 0 0 1,577,485 0 1,834,192
    1997 1,391,567 0 0 0 1,391,567 0 1,809,702
    1998 1,153,183 0 0 0 1,153,183 0 1,826,602
    1999 1,158,350 0 0 0 1,158,350 0 1,824,784
    2000 1,023,093 0 0 0 1,023,093 0 1,641,807
    2001 323,557 752 1,088 0 325,397 0 328,287
    2002 324,374 1,033 475 0 325,882 0 329,087
    "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 .184 0 .106 0 .29 0 .291
    2001 .182 0 .0252 0 .2072 0 .207
    2002 .281 0 .0199 0 .3009 0 .301
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: STONE CONTAINER CORP.
    Mailing Address: 500 N. 4TH ST., COSHOCTON, OH 43812
    Public Contact: RANDALL HOTHEM
    Phone: (740) 622-6543
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER CORP.
    Latitude: 40.2776
    Longitude: -81.86502
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  • Links

    • Scorecard's Criteria air pollutants report for this facility
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    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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