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Municipal waste disposal crisis hearings before the Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Hazardous Materials of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One hundredth Congress, first session, March 19, May 6, and June 5, 1987. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Hazardous Materials.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- United States.,
  • Incineration -- United States -- Physiological effect.,
  • Waste products -- Environmental aspects -- United States.

Book details:

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Paginationiv, 400 p. :
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17747114M

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