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Water pollution, 1968. Hearings, Ninetieth Congress, second 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



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  • United States. Federal Water Pollution Control Administration.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF26 .P825 1968
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL5634769M
LC Control Number68061841

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