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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
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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 52,040 44
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 134,704 47
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 295 19
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 170,400 175
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 28,755 17
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 66,295 19
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 105,604 186
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 246,304 15,194
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 166,000
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 187,904 15,197
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 240 19
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 80,355 15,017
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 311,664 15,178
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 275,369 15,158

    *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 1,463,926 987 0 0 1,464,913 6,534 NA
    1989 831,370 2,700 136,200 0 970,270 37,000 NA
    1990 570,820 4,870 122,360 0 698,050 77,000 NA
    1991 533,600 10,705 162,300 0 706,605 86,900 4,007,700
    1992 548,150 6,000 45,250 0 599,400 0 3,516,700
    1993 537,000 7,450 93,312 0 637,762 16,400 2,290,600
    1994 621,650 4,900 95,250 0 721,800 250 2,284,380
    1995 667,050 8,800 36,000 0 711,850 14,000 1,245,170
    1996 711,748 12,250 30,500 0 754,498 3,100 941,460
    1997 347,250 13,050 13,500 0 373,800 500 558,750
    1998 356,117 5,565 37,476 0 399,158 220 615,210
    1999 334,571 9,620 13,202 0 357,393 0 570,511
    2000 321,850 21,388 118,326 0 461,564 0 605,168
    2001 294,876 17,844 84,538 0 397,258 0 594,005
    2002 311,909 15,197 124,138 0 451,244 0 593,892
    "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 .81 0 13.54 0 14.35 0 14.35
    2001 .81 0 .01 0 .82 0 .82
    2002 .87 0 .02 0 .89 0 .89
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: FORT JAMES OPERATING CO.
    Mailing Address: 4901 CHANDLER RD., MUSKOGEE, OK 74401
    Public Contact: GILL LUTON
    Phone: (918) 683-7671
    SIC Code: 26 Paper And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP.
    Latitude: 35.74065
    Longitude: -95.31708
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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:

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