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Geismar, Louisiana

Geismar is an unincorporated community on the Mississippi River in Louisiana. Located about 25 miles south of Baton Rouge in Ascension Parish, Geismar is a largely industrial area, with several large chemical manufacturing plants. Geismar has a population of about 1,965.

Like many Louisiana communities, Geismar has a history of heavy industry during the 20th century, making asbestos exposure, and the accompanying risk of mesothelioma, an ongoing concern for workers and their loved ones. If you were exposed to asbestos in Geismar and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should also consider contacting a mesothelioma law firm.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Geismar

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Geismar where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Akadian Corporation
  • Allied Chemical Corporation
  • Basf Wyandotte Chemical Corporation
  • Borden Chemical Company
  • Chevron
  • Ciba-Geigy
  • Geismar Cogeneration Facility
  • Gulf States Utilities
  • Honeywell
  • Monochem, Inc.
  • Occidental Chemical Corp
  • Rubicon Chemicals, Inc.
  • Shell Chemical Company
  • The Borden Company
  • Union Texas Petroleum Corporation
  • Uniroyal
  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Wyandotte Chemical Company

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Geismar, Louisiana

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Geismar, Louisiana. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


Ochsner Medical Center
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121

Distance: 53.8 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Geismar, Louisiana

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Geismar, Louisiana. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. W. Charles Conway, II
Ochsner Cancer Institute
Ochsner Medical Center
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121

Distance: 53.8 miles

Dr. Brian L. Pettiford
Ochsner Cancer Institute
Ochsner Medical Center
1514 Jefferson Hwy.
New Orleans, LA 70121

Distance: 53.8 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Geismar, Louisiana

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Louisiana, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

Asbestos Related News in Louisiana

Asbestos Found in New Orleans Courthouse

Asbestos was recently discovered in the Orleans Parish criminal courthouse, causing it to shut down while contractors remove it. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.

Avondale Shipyard Being Sued By Former Employee For Asbestos-Related Disease

Former employee of ten years at Avondale Shipyard is suing the company for damages from asbestos exposure, which has led to silicosis disease.

Asbestos Exposure Across the U.S.

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