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Environmental Release Report: ST. LANDRY Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ST. LANDRY 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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    Rank counties in LOUISIANA or facilities in ST. LANDRY Parish by chemical releases or waste generation

    *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 ST. LANDRY Parish

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:BENZENE
    List chemicals or facilities contributing to cancer risk
    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:LEAD COMPOUNDS
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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 6,459 25
    Suspected Carcinogens 9,591 38
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 34,358 28,369
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 14,283 12
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 26,282 200
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 6,104 6
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 25,739 23
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 41,357 206
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 48,773 451
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 62,950 515
    Recognized Reproductive Toxicants 3,634 6
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 35,742 290
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 72,878 452
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 48,741 451

    *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 150,528 6,467 90,000 0 246,995 1,268,289 NA
    1989 46,016 3,316 0 0 49,332 118,468 NA
    1990 236,224 1,154 250 0 237,628 202,935 NA
    1991 220,805 1,077 250 0 222,132 91 640,486
    1992 340,559 2,256 52 0 342,867 7,310 410,242
    1993 398,790 9,782 0 0 408,572 19,997 812,358
    1994 233,143 2,185 495 0 235,823 5,618 523,614
    1995 456,388 21,674 3,039 0 481,101 19,210 1,161,191
    1996 264,483 54,590 0 0 319,073 17,833 1,463,189
    1997 73,964 39,427 0 0 113,391 36,644 510,459
    1998 383,340 41,831 0 0 425,171 43,470 853,695
    1999 117,820 85,012 0 0 202,832 5,342 9,407,479
    2000 81,110 32,568 0 0 113,678 12,813 1,639,774
    2001 77,294 35,581 460 0 113,335 13,842 1,488,555
    2002 76,009 28,841 394 0 105,245 31,979 1,500,870
    "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 .36 0 0 0 .36 0 .36
    2001 .27 0 0 0 .27 0 .27
    2002 .24 0 0 0 .24 0 .24
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