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Chemical concepts in pollutant behavior

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural chemicals -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Pollution -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIan J. Tinsley.
    SeriesEnvironmental science and technology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.A25 T56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4735006M
    ISBN 100471038253
    LC Control Number78024301

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