scraper for Texas emissions data
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README.md
emissions-scraper.R
sample-harvey-data.csv

README.md

emissions-scraper

This scraper processes a list of TCEQ emissions tracking numbers and formats the data by contaminent. Please review the code comments for more details.

During Hurricane Harvey, January Advisors worked with Air Alliance Houston to scrape data and distribute to scientists and advocates for preliminary review.

Their work can be seen here:

https://projects.propublica.org/graphics/harvey-manchester

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/06/us/harvey-houston-valero-benzene.html

Maps: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/09/08/us/houston-hurricane-harvey-harzardous-chemicals.html