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

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:CHROMIUM
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD
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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 41 254
    Suspected Carcinogens 48,710 42
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 59,250 254
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 2,628 88
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 56,622 166
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 48,315 88
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 57,760 296
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 58,966 296
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 59,859 503
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 59,485 627
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 10 88
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 59,880 581
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 60,997 669
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 60,292 296

    *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 6,367 0 0 0 6,367 3,500 NA
    1989 134,110 0 0 0 134,110 2,500 NA
    1990 47,515 0 0 0 47,515 1,010 NA
    1991 52,738 0 0 0 52,738 0 51,997
    1992 28,723 0 0 0 28,723 0 24,087
    1993 17,732 0 0 0 17,732 32,000 49,501
    1994 10,740 0 0 0 10,740 0 12,325
    1995 23,360 0 0 0 23,360 586 23,842
    1996 31,386 0 0 0 31,386 2,906 39,140
    1997 33,030 0 0 0 33,030 125,142 95,641
    1998 19,758 0 0 0 19,758 79,211 99,148
    1999 33,890 0 0 0 33,890 58,894 92,592
    2000 44,655 472 46,756 0 91,883 178,370 267,502
    2001 43,020 557 54,700 0 98,277 80,854 160,029
    2002 60,997 669 66,209 0 127,875 106,494 260,263
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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