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Environmental Release Report: FORT JAMES OPERATING CO.
 
 
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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:CHLOROFORM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY 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 45,261 159
    Suspected Carcinogens 48
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 159,649 230,159
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 49
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 208,260 159
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 36,500 120
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 270,881
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 128,934 120
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 484,371 649
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 841,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 214,419 649
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants .800
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 115,030 610
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 985,250 649
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 948,772 529

    *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 2,121,282 1,772 0 0 2,123,054 35,087 NA
    1989 1,286,330 1,850 0 0 1,288,180 221,120 NA
    1990 1,312,737 7,750 7,300 0 1,327,787 281,870 NA
    1991 1,128,215 18,190 250 0 1,146,655 283,715 4,622,300
    1992 1,161,931 15,150 0 0 1,177,081 341,655 5,233,400
    1993 1,101,305 17,660 0 0 1,118,965 470,400 6,477,300
    1994 1,073,355 9,150 0 0 1,082,505 449,000 3,625,782
    1995 1,168,555 22,500 0 0 1,191,055 313,900 2,100,989
    1996 1,163,875 1,400,250 0 0 2,564,125 89,150 3,180,033
    1997 1,221,265 1,400,250 0 0 2,621,515 114,800 3,268,142
    1998 1,253,750 1,301,550 0 0 2,555,300 130,205 2,946,052
    1999 1,256,800 741,240 0 0 1,998,040 83,400 2,446,970
    2000 1,257,406 481,089 0 0 1,738,495 59,413 2,101,988
    2001 914,937 460,552 0 0 1,375,489 62,446 1,711,104
    2002 985,414 230,649 0 0 1,216,063 23 1,536,377
    "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 1.70 0 0 0 1.70 .087 1.80
    2001 1.80 0 0 0 1.80 .13 1.90
    2002 1.70 0 0 0 1.70 0 1.90
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: FORT JAMES OPERATING CO.
    Mailing Address: 1919 S. BROADWAY AVE., GREEN BAY, WI 54304
    Public Contact: MARY JO MALACH
    Phone: (920) 438-2949
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
    Latitude: 44.49366
    Longitude: -88.03678
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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 BROWN County on:
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