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Resource recovery and waste reduction third report to Congress by United States. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste Management Programs : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Recycling (Waste, etc.),
  • Waste products.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesThird report to Congress, resource recovery and waste reduction.
Statementprepared by the Office of Solid Waste Management Programs.
SeriesSolid waste management ; SW-161
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17813978M

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