INDUSTRY BRIEFS

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY reports industrial releases of toxic chemicals dropped 224 million lb, or 6.5%, in 1992, and have fallen 35% since the base line year of 1988. Although releases declined, EPA said the combined volume of generated wastes increased slightly to 37.3 billion lb and is expected to climb when figures are in for 1993 and 1994.

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