US Toxic Chemical Releases Dipped 6% In 2008: EPA
Mining facilities, at 30 percent, and utilities, at 23 percent, accounted for the bulk of industrial releases in 2008, according to the inventory, which was released Tuesday.
The 2008 TRI is the latest edition of an annually published electronic storehouse of industry-reported releases of toxic chemicals used by refineries, manufacturers and other facilities. It includes data on chemical...
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