Environmental Justice: Process and Inequality. Charlie Lord BC Law School Environmental Studies Program Boston College. EJ Theory Suggests Communities of Color have: . More environmental disamenities Fewer environmental amenities Less access to decision-making processes.
Environmental Justice: Process and Inequality
BC Law School
Environmental Studies Program
How has the environmental injustice case been presented?
Examination of patterns of amenities/disamenities
What’s Different About Our Study?
Outcome equity vs. Process equity
Docket # Year Code Use/Disamenity Location Decision
6-60 1960 6 slaughter house 1242 Hargest Lane App.
475-89 1989 2 waste recycling plant 500 Chemical Rd App.
182-90 1990 2 landfill 3115 ft. w. of App.
Patapsco Ave. on Baltin
277-91 1991 1 incinerator 3204-3214 Hawkins Pt. Rd. Disapp.
113-93 1993 4 auto repair shop 3146-3158 Wilkens Ave. Disapp.