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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English


  • Air -- Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Air quality management -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn E. Blodgett
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1981-82, reel 5, fr. 1196
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17120613M

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