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Environmental Release Report: ST. MARTIN Parish, LA
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation in ST. MARTIN Parish*
    Cleanest/Best Counties in US Percentile Dirtiest/Worst Counties in US
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    Cancer risk score (air and water releases):
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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 ST. MARTIN Parish

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:METHYL TERT-BUTYL ETHER
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    Top Ranked Noncancer Risk:STYRENE
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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 1
    Suspected Carcinogens 44,250 1
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 40,500 1
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 40,500 1
    Suspected Endocrine Toxicants 40,500
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 40,500 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 44,250 2
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 44,250 1
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 44,250 1
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 40,500 2
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 44,250 2
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 44,250 2

    *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 250 0 0 10,000 10,250 3,481,951 NA
    1989 250 0 0 0 250 0 NA
    1990 250 0 0 0 250 23,607 NA
    1991 5 0 0 0 5 0 39,010
    1992 10 0 0 0 10 833 36,844
    1993 10 0 0 0 10 100,596 178,507
    1994 10 0 0 0 10 292,355 367,880
    1995 20,074 0 0 0 20,074 0 52,476
    1996 14,023 0 0 0 14,023 0 21,813
    1997 13,689 0 0 0 13,689 0 13,689
    1999 37,500 0 0 0 37,500 60,000 68,300
    2000 39,200 0 0 0 39,200 54,147 93,347
    2001 47,000 1 0 0 47,001 49,300 96,301
    2002 44,250 2 0 0 44,252 51,060 95,312
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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