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Water pollution control legislation.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works. Subcommittee on Air and Water Pollution.

Water pollution control legislation.

Hearings, Ninety-second Congress, first session.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Works. Subcommittee on Air and Water Pollution.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

  • Water -- Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States

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    LC ClassificationsKF26 P825 1971A
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 v. (vi, 3616 p.)
    Number of Pages3616
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18214314M

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