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Environmental Release Report: APPLETON PAPERS INC. APPLETON PLANT
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
    Cleanest/Best Facilities in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Facilities in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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 Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CHLORODIFLUOROMETHANE
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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 33
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,033
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 33
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 49,657
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 1,000
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 65
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 49,690
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 48,690
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 49,690
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 33
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 49,689
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 48,657

    *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 111,651 0 0 0 111,651 76,762 NA
    1989 155,465 0 0 0 155,465 145,961 NA
    1990 93,377 0 0 0 93,377 132,475 NA
    1991 104,078 0 0 0 104,078 126,420 324,109
    1992 122,380 0 0 0 122,380 177,813 331,411
    1993 113,562 0 0 0 113,562 141,727 314,283
    1994 93,510 0 0 0 93,510 32,107 160,097
    1995 35,729 0 0 0 35,729 28,662 84,521
    1996 25 0 0 0 25 21,704 23,900
    1997 39 0 0 0 39 66,994 34,268
    1998 158 0 0 0 158 30,688 30,846
    1999 22,525 0 0 0 22,525 31,533 54,550
    2000 34,518 0 0 0 34,518 19,185 53,403
    2001 35,174 0 0 0 35,174 14,789 49,863
    2002 49,722 0 0 0 49,722 11,103 65,116
    "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: APPLETON PAPERS INC. APPLETON PLANT
    Mailing Address: 825 E. WISCONSIN AVE., APPLETON, WI 54912
    Public Contact: DENNIS HULTGREN
    Phone: (920) 991-8600
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: APPLETON PAPERS INC.
    Latitude: 44.2732
    Longitude: -88.39436
    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 OUTAGAMIE County on:
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