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Long-term programme in environmental pollution control in Europe

Long-term programme in environmental pollution control in Europe

the hazards to health of persistent substances in water ; annexes to a report on a working group


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Published by Regional Office for Europe, World Health Organization in Copenhagen .
Written in English

  • Water -- Pollution -- Physiological effect

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesThe hazards of health of persistent substances in water
    SeriesEURO -- 3109W(1)
    ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe
    LC ClassificationsQH545W3 L63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 159 p. --
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18602030M

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