This interactive map explores the environmental voting record of Louisiana State Representatives and Senators during the 2015 political session. The selected bills and amendments represented a wide range of state environmental issues.
The Refinery Accident Visualizer is a graphical representation of accident data pulled from the Refinery Accident Database (RAD). The RAD compiles refineries’ own accident reports submitted to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) and presents them in an accessible, public and comprehensive manner.
This database is a part of the Louisiana Bucket Brigade’s Refinery Efficiency Initiative to protect health by preventing accidents at Louisiana oil refineries. Transparency and accountability for accidents is an important first step for reducing them.