JUS 444 Lecture February 3

JUS 444 Lecture - Local Victories Local Setbacks 1988 Louisiana toxic march LULU Siting Cases 1993 Wallace LA 2005 Point Comfort TX 2004 Illiopolis

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JUS 444 Lecture February 3, 2011 Environmental Justice; fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all ppl regardless of race, origin, gender etc. Hazardous waste; ignitable, corrosive, reactive, or toxic. Superfund; Regulates; cleans up inactive or abandoned hazardous waste sites. National Priority list; ranked by if they pose “substantial health risk”. Emergency Planning and right to know act of 1986 Established Toxic Release Inventory (TRI)
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Unformatted text preview: Local Victories, Local Setbacks 1988- Louisiana toxic march LULU Siting Cases; 1993 Wallace, LA 2005 Point Comfort, TX 2004 Illiopolis, IL Mothers of east LA successfully defeated a prison, oil pipeline, 3 waste incinerators, chem. Treatment plant, dump site 1991 Kettleman county Agriculture Street; EPA rating of 50 not enough for relocation, spent 20 million for remediation. Frame Overextension entrepaneur...
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