Survey of pollution control cost estimates made in member countries
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Survey of pollution control cost estimates made in member countries

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Published by O.E.C.D., (H.M.S.O.) in Paris, (London) .
Written in English


  • Pollution -- O.E.C.D. countries.

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StatementOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Environment Directorate.
LC ClassificationsHC79.P55
The Physical Object
Pagination(1),23p. ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18997216M

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