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Sterigenics gas leak did not break law, state says; nine smaller release incidents recorded

Sterigenics’ failure to report a leak of ethylene oxide gas on July 31, amid controversy over the Smyrna facility’s emissions of the possibly cancer-causing substance, did not violate state laws due to the small size of the leak, the state Environmental Protection Division has found. However, Sterigenics has agreed to report all future leaks, no […]