discharge into

discharge (something) into (something)

To release something into a particular place or receptacle. It's good to keep house plants around because they discharge oxygen into the air. The company was fined for discharging wastewater into the creek.
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discharge something into something

to let something out of something into something else. She discharged some nitrogen from the tank into the laboratory by accident. The technician discharged oxygen into the atmosphere.
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Additionally, the high discharge point of our front discharge truck allows for concrete discharge into some wall projects that rear discharge mixer trucks cannot due to their low discharge point.
The regulatory board determined, however, the discharge into the Arroyo Las Posas had no ``obvious environmental damage.
Industries have had to tell EPA how much of 330 toxic chemicals they dispose of, recycle, or discharge into the environment.
A year ago we purchased a ZENON system for the ms Statendam to treat gray and black water for discharge into the environment," said Stein Kruse, Senior Vice President of Fleet Operations.
The ZenoGem(R) membrane bioreactor will process both black and gray water for safe discharge into the environment.
Spina said the service may be pressed to pursue a federal lawsuit if the reports prove that limiting discharge into the creek affects the populations of the two endangered species.