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U.S. EPA to Discuss Report Showing Significant Drop in Air Pollution from Toxic Chemicals in Thursday Media Webinar

Contact Information: 
Robert Daguillard (daguillard.robert@epa.gov)
(202) 564-6618

WASHINGTON – Industrial facilities covered under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) program are reporting a substantial decrease in releases of toxic chemicals into the environment between 2005 and 2015.

Jim Jones, EPA assistant administrator for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, and TRI staff, will discuss this and other key findings from today’s TRI National Analysis in a media call and webinar at 1 P.M. Eastern.

WHAT:             TRI National Analysis Media Call

WHEN:             Thursday, January 12, 1 P.M. ET

WHO:               Jim Jones
                           EPA Assistant Administrator
                           Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention

CALL INFORMATION:    Reporters wishing to participate in the webinar should

1.         Use the following link: http://epawebconferencing.acms.com/trinamedia/

2.         Dial - United States only - (877) 887-8949; conference ID 51658366; keyword “EPA Press Call.”

Callers will need to provide the conference ID number, their name, affiliation and e-mail address.