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Household Hazardous Wastes (1985)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-10-25

Duration: 00:03:00

Subjects: Louisiana. Department of Environmental Quality | Environment | HAZARDOUS WASTES


  • Johnson, Ken Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Norton, Pat Interviewee
  • Martin, Jerry Interviewee


This segment from the October 25, 1985, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on an upcoming event sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and Dow Chemical to collect and dispose of household hazardous wastes, including paints, cleaning solvents, anti-freeze, pesticides, and fertilizers. She interviews DEQ Secretary Pat Norton and Jerry Martin of Dow Chemical. Host: Ken Johnson