DeSmogBlog: One Community’s Fight for Clean Air in Louisiana’s Cancer Alley

It doesn’t take carefully calibrated measurements to realize there is something wrong with the air around the Denka Performance Elastomer plant in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana. 

From a small plane, I photographed the petrochemical manufacturing facility, until recently owned by DuPont, noting its proximity to the community around its fence line. The emissions were horrible.…

2017-04-19 22:08


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