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Guide for control of air pollution episodes in medium-sized urban areas.

United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air Programs.

Guide for control of air pollution episodes in medium-sized urban areas.

by United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air Programs.

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Published by For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., Washington in Research Triangle Park, N.C .
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    Subjects:
  • Air -- Pollution.

  • Edition Notes

    Prepared under Public Health Service contract no. PH-22-68-32.

    SeriesOffice of Air Programs publication no. AP-77
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD883.1 .U49
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4693979M
    LC Control Number77613992

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Guide for control of air pollution episodes in medium-sized urban areas by United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air Programs. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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