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Environmental Release Report: POTLATCH CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
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    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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    Rank facilities in MINNESOTA or in CROW WING County by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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
    List chemicals contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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    See Scorecard's estimates of the health risks associated with outdoor air pollution for this area
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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 323 .980
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 323 .980
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 46,372 .980
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 46,372 .980
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 46,049
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 323 .980
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 323 .980
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 46,049
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 46,049

    *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 2,250 750 0 0 3,000 280,000 NA
    1989 7,514 5,550 0 0 13,064 13 NA
    1990 5,329 5,382 0 0 10,711 11 NA
    1991 5,755 12,000 34 0 17,789 34 167,189
    1992 7,205 18,800 48 0 26,053 48 275,127
    1993 31,576 17,093 0 0 48,669 46 304,560
    1994 33,966 1,466 0 0 35,432 5 95,073
    1995 505 1,611 0 0 2,116 5 54,848
    1996 505 1,129 0 0 1,634 3 42,627
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2000 94,139 0 0 0 94,139 0 94,139
    2001 103,704 7 763 0 104,474 0 104,397
    2002 46,372 .980 9 0 46,381 0 46,382
    "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: POTLATCH CORP.
    Mailing Address: 1801 MILL AVE., BRAINERD, MN 56401
    Public Contact: MIKE SULLIVAN
    Phone: (509) 835-1516
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: POTLATCH CORP.
    Latitude: 46.37583
    Longitude: -94.18139
    Facilities are encouraged to respond to the information presented in Scorecard.
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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

    Scorecard's report for CROW WING County on:

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