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Geismar Residents Report Health Impacts from Explosion; Experiences Contrast with Statements by Public Officials

(New Orleans) A six member Accident Response Team was deployed by the Louisiana Bucket Brigade to a neighborhood in Geismar near the Williams Olefins plant that exploded on Thursday. The team went door to door and surveyed 67 people. The survey methodology was developed by Dr.


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Two Fatal Chemical Explosions in Two Days Plants OK’d for Expansion Despite Failure to Maintain Facilities

June 15, 2013                                                         For Immediate Release
 

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Survey Results: 74% of Neighbors Reported Health Impacts During Last Week’s Accident at ExxonMobil

June 6, 2013 For Immediate Release

Contact: Anne Rolfes, Founding Director, Louisiana Bucket Brigade, (504) 452-4909

Tonga Nolan, Secretary, Standard Heights Neighborhood Association, (225) 371-0849


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New Results: Fifty Percent of Residents Surveyed Experienced Health Impacts from Chalmette Refining Accident

Contact: Anne Rolfes, Founding Director, Louisiana Bucket Brigade, 504.484.3433

MEDIA AVAILABILITY TODAY: 10 am – 11:30 am, 

4226 Canal St.


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Troubled Chalmette Refining Stinks Up Metro Area: Accident Prone Refinery Confirmed as Source of Chemical

April 4, 2013                                  For Immediate Release
 
Press conference at 10:15 am - Thursday, April 4th
4226 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA

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Calumet Accidents Rage on - 13 since December

April 3, 2013 For Immediate Release

Contact: Velma White, President, Residents for Air Neutralization, 318.218.3328

Where: New Bethel Baptist Church, 
               3300 Greenwood Rd.
When: 8AM, Wednesday, April 3rd


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Widespread Chemical Exposure in Region iWitness Pollution Reports from St. Bernard Parish to Harahan

April 3, 2013 For Immediate Release

Contact: Anna Hrybyk, Program Manager, 504.484.3433


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New Release: Survey Results from Chevron’s Pipeline Fire

March 16, 2013  For Immediate Release

Contact: Anne Rolfes, Founding Director, Louisiana Bucket Brigade,
(504) 452-4909


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Acknowledging Refinery Accident Epidemic, LDEQ Creates Workgroup, though Stakeholders Excluded

March 1, 2013 For Immediate Release

Contact:

Velma White, President, Residents for Air Neutralization, (318) 218.3328

Anne Rolfes, Founding Director, Louisiana Bucket Brigade, (504) 452-4909


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USW Says Problems EPA Found at ExxonMobil’s Baton Rouge, Louisiana Refinery are Prevalent throughout Refining Sector

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 28, 2013 Contact: Lynne Hancock, USW, 615-828-6169, lhancock@usw.org

 USW Says Problems EPA Found at ExxonMobil’s Baton Rouge, Louisiana Refinery are Prevalent throughout Refining Sector


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