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Environmental Release Report: IBERIA Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in IBERIA Parish*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Noncancer risk score (air and water releases):
    Air releases of recognized carcinogens:
    Air releases of recognized developmental 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 IBERIA 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:MANGANESE
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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 13,230
    Suspected Carcinogens 20 .340
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 141,832 .340
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 66,706
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 75,106
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 13,230
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 108,669 107
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 141,832 .340
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 144,292 .340
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 20 .340
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 144,292 .340
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 144,292 .340
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 144,292 108
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 141,832 .340

    *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 1,383,784 0 531,900 0 1,915,684 0 NA
    1989 1,480,257 500 250 0 1,481,007 41,750 NA
    1990 1,447,580 41 500 0 1,448,121 83,450 NA
    1991 4,343 255 499 0 5,097 86,755 198,164
    1992 3,946 39 3 0 3,988 16,113 177,932
    1993 3,860 131 0 0 3,991 14,875 192,767
    1994 524 137 0 0 661 47,151 152,387
    1995 30,651 64 0 0 30,715 185,096 1,072,499
    1996 31,271 810 0 0 32,081 399,333 425,485
    1997 22,757 78 0 0 22,835 251,610 197,798
    1998 172,654 62 0 0 172,716 84,628 273,166
    1999 31,479 108 0 0 31,587 109,737 146,490
    2000 145,012 12 0 0 145,024 180,013 391,165
    2001 152,876 6 0 0 152,882 102,486 294,466
    2002 144,292 108 0 0 144,400 5,057 211,053
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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