Environmental Parish Health Profiles
 
Health StCharles  
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PESTICIDE EXPOSURE, 1999 2003    
United States Louisiana StCharles
Number of Cases not available 944 6
*Parishes with at least 1, but less than 4 cases.
Source: DHH/OPH, Section of Environmental Epidemiology, Health-Related Pesticide Incident Report Program Reports (HRPIR).
TOXIC RELEASE INVENTORY (TRI)    
reported in pounds      
United States Louisiana StCharles
On and Off Site Disposal, 2002 4,339,353,557 121,163,358 12,061,080
Source: Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, 2002, Louisiana Environmental Inventory Report April 2004,
http://www.deq.louisiana.gov, <key words: Info for citizens, Toxic Release Inventory>.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Trends Report, 2000 Core Chemicals, All Industries, Release Year 2003, data
set frozen on December 28, 2004 and released to the public May 11, 2005,
http://www.epa.gov/triexplorer/trends.htm.
All Industries, 2000 2002 (2000 Core Chemicals)
2000
Total Air Emissions 1,918,594,569 70,562,307 3,337,026
Surface Water Discharges 267,628,380 12,982,782 449,773
Underground Injection 270,596,383 51,748,710 11,704,545
Releases to Land 3,364,498,546 14,294,651 6,461
2001
Total Air Emissions 1,653,855,775 58,147,976 3,549,867
Surface Water Discharges 230,981,831 11,745,602 542,199
Underground Injection 209,176,390 37,217,860 10,882,577
Releases to Land 2,580,922,497 15,143,955 10,306
2002
Total Air Emissions 1,633,117,192 58,271,685 3,532,074
Surface Water Discharges 232,102,736 11,493,423 376,025
Underground Injection 216,189,022 32,430,596 8,210,046
Releases to Land 1,781,474,338 17,252,024 5,202
2003
Total Air Emissions 1,585,120,194 54,911,708 3,747,986
Surface Water Discharges 222,488,944 11,265,133 489,906
Underground Injection 214,796,486 35,904,030 11,966,127
Releases to Land 1,494,316,581 17,870,783 7,414
"0" Indicates that either a "0" or a "NA" was reported.
"▪" Indicates that the total annual amount reported was less than 500 pounds, and facility does not manufacture,
process, or otherwise use more than 1 million pounds. May also indicated element was not required to be
reported for that year.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Trends Report, 2000 Core Chemicals, All Industries, Release Year 2003, data
set frozen on December 28, 2004 and released to the public May 11, 2005,
http://www.epa.gov/triexplorer/trends.htm.
HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE EMERGENCY EVENTS SURVEILLANCE
(HSEES), 2001 2003      
United States Louisiana StCharles
# of Events not available 2,241 247
# Events with Victims 48 432
% with Victims 2.1 0.0
# of Victims (including deaths) 135 3
# Deaths 4 2
# of Substances Released 3,481 1
Source: DHH/OPH, Section of Environmental Epidemiology and Toxicology, HSEES System Reports.