Managing toxic wastes by Michael Kronenwetter

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Published by J. Messner in Englewood Cliffs, NJ .

Written in English

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  • United States

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  • Hazardous wastes -- United States -- Management -- Juvenile literature,
  • Pollution -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
  • Hazardous wastes,
  • Pollution

About the Edition

Discusses toxic wastes, their effects on the environment, their handling and disposal, and government regulation of such pollutants.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-112) and index.

Book details

StatementMichael Kronenwetter.
SeriesIssues for the 90s
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD1040 .K76 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2189886M
ISBN 100671690515
LC Control Number89008236
OCLC/WorldCa19723638

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