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Environmental Release Report: IBERVILLE Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in IBERVILLE 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 IBERVILLE Parish

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Ozone Depleting Potential
  • Top Ranked Ozone Depleting Chemical:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CARBON TETRACHLORIDE
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:MERCURY
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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 265,026 7,094
    Suspected Carcinogens 233,715 1,818
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,255,000 1,120,682
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 587,763 675
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 650,609 6,661
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 406,904 4,945
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 908,875 2,541
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,260,009 14,082
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 1,551,482 91,166
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 197,080 13
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 2,145,731 94,561
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 64,508 251
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 976,347 89,563
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 1,979,246 99,340
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,501,433 87,818

    *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 8,145,825 534,589 492,787 135,606 9,308,807 509,791 NA
    1989 7,791,873 622,988 536,863 157,995 9,109,719 269,403 NA
    1990 4,358,817 507,139 304,761 120,792 5,291,509 354,009 NA
    1991 5,484,572 442,209 255,489 83,278 6,265,548 3,555,134 405,086,007
    1992 4,907,430 536,849 171,419 23,866 5,639,564 587,149 309,887,269
    1993 3,697,159 834,988 1,083,101 30,353 5,645,601 403,508 752,170,724
    1994 4,276,617 577,067 290,770 48 5,144,502 825,086 688,136,221
    1995 3,305,717 727,724 134,396 408 4,168,245 702,305 847,739,447
    1996 2,867,048 1,371,318 404,356 38 4,642,760 415,120 814,201,961
    1997 2,644,262 619,976 540,052 9,992 3,814,282 1,330,710 848,451,265
    1998 3,027,236 1,061,763 626,298 532,855 5,248,152 817,622 869,666,730
    1999 4,900,036 1,408,071 337,833 3,356,874 10,002,814 658,569 745,422,343
    2000 3,631,575 1,658,074 646,656 9,348,023 15,284,329 666,849 7,406,864,960
    2001 2,807,306 722,308 700,641 3,637,239 7,867,493 276,214 1,515,945,963
    2002 2,380,768 1,210,568 282,649 1,631,789 5,505,774 1,580,411 753,424,198
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Dioxin Compounds Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Grams of Dioxin Compounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    2000 14.25 829 962 .1348 1,806 637 26,200
    2001 7.86 513 680 .04047 1,202 709 40,930
    2002 22.04 244 26.30 0 292 217 40,060
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