|Statement||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.|
|Series||Pollution technology review,, no. 214|
|Contributions||United States. Environmental Protection Agency.|
|LC Classifications||TD898.8.A76 M47 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 127 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||92045154|
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