January 25, 2023

Tax Revenue and Donation Amounts from Local Industries Released for 2022

Lake Area Industry Alliance releases the amount of property taxes paid by industries in Calcasieu Parish in 2022. According to figures obtained from the Calcasieu Assessor’s […]
April 17, 2013

Industries’ Role in Environmentalism

“When an industry wants to implement a capital project, that industry calculates the potential environmental impact of the project and installs the necessary technology to minimize […]
April 17, 2013

Seeing the Purpose of Water Vapor at Local Industries

These plumes of cloud-like formations are seen wafting through the air from cooling towers at area industries. Not knowing that it’s simply water vapor, some people […]
April 17, 2013

Industries’ Affect on Water Quality

“Advisories with local waterways are occasionally issued, but they are associated with biological waste hazards from homes and businesses,” according to Frank Phillips, Ph.D., environmental professor […]
April 17, 2013

Industries’ Role in Everyday Products

You might be surprised to learn that products made by local industries are used in everything from toilet bowl cleaners to toothpaste. “Every industrial facility in […]
April 17, 2013

Poised for Success

While many people wonder how industry became so prevalent in our area, it’s interesting to note that our past leaders worked very hard to pave the […]
April 17, 2013

Figuring Out Flares

Flares are actually a safety mechanism, according to Joe Andrepont, community affairs representative with a local industry. “It looks like something is burning, so it’s understandable […]