Your Zip Code:
77005      Your Community: HARRIS County


Toxic Chemicals Released by Factories, Power Plants and Other Industrial Companies
In 2002, this county ranked among the dirtiest/worst 10% of all counties in the U.S. in terms of total environmental releases.
Lead Hazards
Worst Toxic Waste Sites (Superfund Sites)
In 2004, this county ranked among the dirtier 30% of all counties in the U.S. in terms of the number of designated Superfund sites.

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Smog and Soot: How Much Air Pollution is Released in Your Community?
In 2003, this county ranked among the dirtiest/worst 10% of all counties in the U.S. in terms of air quality index.
Air Pollutants That Pose Cancer and Other Health Risks
Based on EPA's most current data, this county ranked among the dirtiest/worst 10% of all counties in the US in terms of an average individual's added cancer risk from hazardous air pollutants.

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How Clean is the Water in Your Lakes and Rivers?

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Low-income communities and communities of color may suffer greater impacts from environmental degradation than other groups.

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