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Environmental Release Report: LOUISIANA PIGMENT CO. L.P.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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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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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
  • Top Ranked Cancer Risk:no data available
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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 0 0
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 1,509 14
    Recognized Developmental Toxicants 418 2
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 0 0
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 12,996 2
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 1,509 14
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 14,087 14
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 12,578
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 4,397 9,170
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 433 9,158
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 15,769 9,170
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 18,627 14

    *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
    1992 11,702 1,881 0 0 13,583 2,755 24,619,134
    1993 18,577 78 1,180,335 0 1,198,990 194,273 15,453,259
    1994 24,601 905 1,680,000 0 1,705,506 14,690 19,788,490
    1995 48,958 1,288 2,486,845 0 2,537,091 5,196 12,705,055
    1996 20,757 245 2,800,000 0 2,821,002 616 9,360,519
    1997 21,925 271 3,100,000 0 3,122,196 2,012 9,646,134
    1998 25,390 285 3,200,000 0 3,225,675 2,670 10,397,400
    1999 28,831 268 3,100,000 0 3,129,099 2,772 10,939,861
    2000 29,850 280 3,200,001 0 3,230,131 1,475 13,724,061
    2001 25,412 6,727 3,603,604 0 3,635,743 9,995 16,515,623
    2002 18,642 9,170 3,494,504 0 3,522,316 2,321 19,293,723
    "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 .2895 0 350 0 350 .00698 374
    2001 .1458 .1964 217 0 218 0 446
    2002 .0051 .1655 7.55 0 7.72 0 8.23
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: LOUISIANA PIGMENT CO. L.P.
    Mailing Address: 3300 BAYOU D'INDE RD., WESTLAKE, LA 70669
    Public Contact: W. GREGORY GODFREY
    Phone: (337) 882-7018
    SIC Code: 28 Chemicals And Allied Products
    2002 Parent Company: NA
    Latitude: 30.11694
    Longitude: -93.39972
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  • Links

    • See EPA Envirofacts report for this facility for information about regulatory compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and permitted air and water emissions.
    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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