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State investigates gas leak at Sterigenics facility amid emissions debate

The state Environmental Protection Division is investigating a July 31 release of the carcinogenic gas ethylene oxide at the Smyrna medical sterilization facility that is embroiled in controversy over possible emission risks for residents in such areas as Buckhead. The gas leak happened the day after a Cobb County community meeting about the cancer-risk controversy […]