#30. Lafayette County, Louisiana

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 24
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 2 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 13%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 25%

#29. Wake County, North Carolina

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 25
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 0 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 4%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 20%

#28. Orleans County, Louisiana

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 28
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 1 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 7%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 11%

#27. Jefferson County, Louisiana

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 29
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 2 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 17%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 10%

#26. Richmond County, New York

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Number of Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 31
Rate of Injury and Fatality From Acute Toxic Substance Releases (2011): 5 per 100K

Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases With at Least One Injurity or Fatality (2011): 26%
Percent of Acute Toxic Substance Releases That Had an Evacuation Order (2011): 48%

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