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Environmental Release Report: EVANGELINE Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in EVANGELINE Parish*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Total environmental releases:
    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental toxicants:
    Air releases of recognized reproductive toxicants:

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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 EVANGELINE Parish

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:LEAD
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 .700
    Suspected Carcinogens 7 .870
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 97,082 .870
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 82,093
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 97,075
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 5
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 5
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 97,082 .870
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 130,380
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 82,089
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 14,994 .870
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 106,993 .870
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 120,476 .870

    *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 891,771 0 0 0 891,771 12,840 NA
    1989 763,518 0 0 0 763,518 9,833 NA
    1990 619,713 0 0 0 619,713 0 NA
    1991 794,200 0 0 0 794,200 101,145 1,720,888
    1992 3,677,100 0 0 0 3,677,100 108,925 5,360,600
    1993 4,417,847 0 0 0 4,417,847 105,748 6,156,848
    1994 5,246,700 0 0 0 5,246,700 105,748 7,292,648
    1995 4,204,100 0 0 0 4,204,100 105,748 5,719,948
    1996 3,935,400 0 0 0 3,935,400 125,776 5,391,476
    1997 209,000 0 0 0 209,000 286,256 7,436,528
    1998 152,000 0 0 0 152,000 256,243 9,173,543
    1999 151,054 0 0 0 151,054 53,512 8,297,885
    2000 152,546 0 0 0 152,546 81,740 9,172,608
    2001 140,882 0 0 0 140,883 79,954 8,474,257
    2002 130,387 .871 0 0 130,388 273,618 7,992,423
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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