When you create an environment Release creates an Environment Configuration and environment variables specific to this particular environment. The environment variables that will ultimately be exposed to your container/s are in the file specific to your environment, in the exact same way the specific environment configuration dictates environment behavior.
The environment specific environment variables are located Environment Details page, right below the Environment Specific Configuration.
There is only a single structural differences between the Default Environment Variables **and the (Environment Specific) [Environment Variables](environment-specific-environment-variables.md).**
The default file groups all the default environment variables under
defaults while in the environment specific file the variables that will be exposed to every container are under a heading of
mapping:type: Hashdescription: Maps Release variables to your app's variablesrequired: falsedefaults:type: Arraydescription: Default environment variables for your apprequired: trueservices:type: Hashdescription: Service specific environment variablesrequired: false
Environment Specific Environment Variables Schema
The schema for individual environment variables is the same as the default file.