From: "Secretary, ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety" <secretary**At_Symbol_Here**DCHAS.ORG>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Information from the National Library of Medicine about Texas Superfund sites affected by Hurricane Harvey
Date: Wed, 6 Sep 2017 12:42:42 -0400
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NLM Toxicology and Environmental Health Info

Officials are trying to confirm whether Texas floodwaters have spread contamination from toxic waste sites, as water recedes and residents return to homes that, in some cases, were flooded with water that passed over these known contaminated areas.

The Environmental Protection Agency says 13 Superfund sites were flooded and potentially damaged by Hurricane Harvey.

Learn about the thirteen (13) flooded sites from the National Library of Medicine TOXMAP

Inspected, and do not require emergency cleanup:
- Falcon Refinery
- Brine Service (full name, "BRINE SERVICE COMPANY")

Inspected, but have not yet announced results:
-Highland Acid Pit (full name, "Highlands Acid Pit")
- U.S. Oil Recovery (full name, "US OIL RECOVERY")
- San Jacinto Waste Pits (full name, "SAN JACINTO RIVER WASTE PITS")

Not yet Inspected:
- Bailey Waste Disposal
- French LTD (full name, "FRENCH, LTD.")
- Geneva Industries/Fuhrmann Energy
- Gulfco Marine Maintenance
- Malone Services (full name, "MALONE SERVICE CO - SWAN LAKE PLANT")
- Patrick Bayou
- Petro-Chemical Systems (full name, "PETRO-CHEMICAL SYSTEMS, INC. (TURTLE BAYOU)")
- Triangle Chemical (full name, "TRIANGLE CHEMICAL CO.")

For health information on flooding caused by Harvey, see

TOXMAPċ¨ is a Geographic Information System (GIS) from the Division of Specialized Information Services of the US National Library of Medicineċ¨ (NLM) that uses maps of the United States to help users visually explore data from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and Superfund Program, as well as some non-EPA datasets.

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