\J35g.' 1997 TOXICS RELEASE INVENTORY
NORTH CAROLINA
State/TRI Data
Population
Square Miles
Total Facilities
Total Forms
Form As
7,430,675
48,718
848
2,528
446
National Rank for Total On- and Off-site
Releases (includes transfers out-of-state for disposal)
Rank	12
Pounds	85,066,946
National Rank for Total On-site Releases
(includes quantities released at the facility; excludes
quantities transferred to other sites for disposal)
Rank	11
Pounds	77,125,436
National Rank for Total Releases within State
(excludes transfers out-of-state for disposal)
Rank	12
Pounds	81,053,645
National Rank for Production-related Waste
Managed
Rank 9
Pounds	803,903,525
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TTze largest triangle appearing in the state map represents the largest facility for on-site
releases in the state of North Carolina All triangles are proportionally-sized to represent
the amounts of releases at each facility within this state.
Reported Releases and
Waste Management Activities
Pounds
On-site Releases
77,125,436
Air Emissions
52,057,024
Surface Water Discharges
6,460,436
Underground Injection Class I Wells
29,100
Underground Injection Class II-V Wells
0
On-site Land Releases to RCRA Subtitle C Landfills
40,230
Other On-site Land Releases
18,538,646
Off-site Releases (Transfers Off-site to Disposal)
7,941,510
Total On- and Off-site Releases
85,066,946
Recycled On-site
448,336,582
Recycled Off-site
87,204,537
Energy Recovery On-site
27,818,415
Energy Recovery Off-site
14,017,992
Treated On-site
135,606,112
Treated Off-site
6,261,666
Quantity Released On- and Off-site
84,658,221
(excludes non-production-related releases; e.g. releases due to

catastrovhic events or remedial actions)

Total Production-related Waste Managed
803,903,525
Total Non-nroduction-related Waste Managed
77,401
Top Five Chemicals for Total Releases In State


On-site Releases
Off-site Releases
(Transfers Off-site to Disposal)





Underground Injection
On-site Releases to Land




CAS
Number
Chemical
Air
Emissions
Surface
Water
Discharges
Class I
Wells
Class II-V
Wells
RCRA
Subtitle C
Landfills
Other
On-site Land
Releases
Transferred Transferred
Into State Within State
Transferred
Out of State
Total Releases
in the State*


Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
67-56-1
Methanol
11,008,403
184,251
0
0
0
8,563
24
75,706
3,312
11,276,947

Chromium compounds
7,787
1,673
0
0
6,078
9,101,353
16,681
43,197
26,653
9,176,769
7664-38-2
Phosphoric acid
33,991
0
0
0
0
8,391,999
0
2,800
5,900
8,428,790
108-88-3
Toluene
6,410,747
33
0
0
0
5
0
22,110
1,750
6,432,895
7664-41-7
Ammonia
5,891,343
150,268
0
0
0
46,000
574
25,696
2,236
6,113,881
*The chemical ranking is based on the amounts in this column; these quantities exclude transfers out of state.

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1997 TOXICS RELEASE INVENTORY
NORTH CAROLINA
Top Five Facilities for Total On-site Releases

On-site Releases


Off-site Releases
(Transfers Off-site to Disposal)



Underground Injection
On-site Releases to Land




Facility / City, County
Air
Emissions
Surface
Water
Discharges
Class I
Wells
Class II-V
Wells
RCRA
Subtitle C
Landiflls
Other
On-site
Land
Releases
Total
On-site
Releases*
Transferred Transferred
Within State Out of State

Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds Pounds
PCS Phosphate Co. Inc., Aurora, Beaufort
4,052,573
0
0
0
0
8,391,999
12,444,572

0 0
Occidental Chemical Corp., Castle Hayne, New Hanover
6,268
30
0
0
0
9,100,000
9,106,298

0 14,000
Smithfield Packing Co. Inc., Tar Heel, Bladen
9,162
3,683,194
0
0
0
0
3,692,356

0 0
International Paper, Riegelwood, Columbus
3,014,179
194,191
29,100
0
0
370,900
3,608,370

0 0
Champion Intl.Corp., Canton, Haywood
2,799,026
76,743
0
0
0
0
2,875,769
137,206 0
*The facility ranking is based on the amounts in this column.










Top Five Facilities for Total Quantity Released On-site and Off-site




Facility / City, County
Recycled
On-site
Recycled
Off-site
Energy
Recovery
On-site
Energy
Recovery
Off-site
Treated
On-site
Quantity
Treated Released On-
Off-site and Off-site*
Total
Production-
related Waste
Managed
Total Non-
Production-
related Waste
Managed

Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds
Pounds

Pounds
Pounds
PCS Phosphate Co. Inc., Aurora, Beaufort
200,855,000
0
0
0
0
0
12,444,573

213,299,573
0
Occidental Chemical Corp., Castle Hayne, New Hanover
0
0
0
0
0
0
9,100,000

9,100,000
7,800
Ameristeel Corp., Charlotte, Mecklenburg
0
0
0
0
0
26,675
3,723,401

3,750,076
0
Smithfield Packing Co., Inc., Tar Heel, Bladen
0
0
0
0
282,725
0
3,692,336

3,975,061
20
International Paper, Riegelwood, Columbus
0
0
3,954,260
0
15,747,291
0
3,609,510

23,311,061
163
* The facility ranking is based on the amounts in this column; these quantities exclude
non-production-related releases.






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