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Measuring pollution prevention progress proceedings

Measuring pollution prevention progress proceedings

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Published by Risk Reduction Engineering Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pollution -- Measurement -- Research -- United States.

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    Statementcoordinated by Center for Environmental Management, Tufts University ; project officers: Harry M. Freeman and Ann Rappaport.
    ContributionsTufts University. Center for Environmental Management., Risk Reduction Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 97 p. :
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14692326M


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