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.
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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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The regulatory board determined, however, the discharge into the Arroyo Las Posas had no ``obvious environmental damage.
25 as a result of the failure of the plant's turbine-generator, is well within state and federal guidelines for discharge into the lake.
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.
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.
The water to be discharged also is well within state and federal guidelines for discharge into the lake, and will be sampled and tested prior to release by the NRC at its Region III laboratories in Lisle, Ill.
Overall, the water contains minute traces of lubricating oil and radioactive material, but is well within all state and federal environmental standards for discharge into the lake.