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Environmental Release Report: CAMERON Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in CAMERON Parish*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    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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  • Environmental Justice Analysis for CAMERON Parish

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:AMMONIA
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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)
    Suspected Carcinogens 19,708
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 19,708
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 23,718
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 19,708
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 19,708
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 23,718
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 61,948
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 61,948
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 57,938
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 61,948
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 61,948

    *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 315 250 250 0 815 0 NA
    1989 94,500 0 0 0 94,500 0 NA
    1990 94,955 0 0 0 94,955 0 NA
    1991 91,278 0 0 0 91,278 0 91,278
    1992 84,049 0 0 0 84,049 0 91,278
    1993 167,250 0 0 0 167,250 0 167,250
    1994 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0 63,180
    1996 265 0 0 0 265 0 107,265
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 120,268
    1998 83,900 0 0 0 83,900 0 83,900
    1999 64,475 0 0 0 64,475 0 64,475
    2000 55,158 0 0 0 55,158 0 55,158
    2001 29,956 0 0 0 29,956 0 29,966
    2002 61,948 0 0 0 61,948 0 61,948
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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