Survey of environmental pollution legislation & regulation, hazardous substances.

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ContributionsAmerican Insurance Association.
LC ClassificationsKF3946.Z95 S87 1984
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Paginationiii, 519 p. ;
Number of Pages519
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Open LibraryOL2584076M
LC Control Number85133038

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