Managers" guide to EPA activities on toxic and hazardous chemicals
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Published by The Office in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Environmental Protection Agency.,
  • Hazardous substances -- Environmental aspects -- United States.

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Other titlesManagers" guide to E.P.A. activities on toxic and hazardous chemicals.
Statementsubmitted to Office of Toxic Substances, Environmental Protection Agency ; prepared under program no. 1302 for contract no. 68-01-6750, work assignment 02.
ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Toxic Substances., Life Systems, Inc.
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL17666291M

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