Developing a State solid waste management plan

by Richard O. Toftner

Publisher: U.S. Bureau of Solid Waste Management; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in [Washington]

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Statementby Richard O. Toftner.
SeriesPublic Health Service publication no. 2031
ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Solid Waste Management.
LC ClassificationsTD795 .T64
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 50 p.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5738719M
LC Control Number70607466

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