An official website of the United States government.

This is not the current EPA website. To navigate to the current EPA website, please go to This website is historical material reflecting the EPA website as it existed on January 19, 2021. This website is no longer updated and links to external websites and some internal pages may not work. More information »

Environmental Justice

Joey Batts, 2019 EMI Student Panelist

Meet Joey Batts, Educate Motivate Innovate (EMI) panel at the 2019 National Environmental Justice Conference.

Joey is from Murfreesboro, Tennessee. She is a junior at TSU and her major is Chemistry with a concentration in Biochemistry. Her project for the EMI Workshop examined the Modified Health Impact Assessments (HIA) for Two Environmental Justice Communities in New Orleans, Louisiana and Mobile, Alabama.

View her presentation from the 2019 EMI panel below.

You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.