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Safe Drinking Water Act amendments, regulations, and standards

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Chelsea, Mich .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Drinking water -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Edward J. Calabrese, Charles E. Gilbert, Harris Pastides.
ContributionsCalabrese, Edward J., 1946-, Gilbert, Charles E., 1927-, Pastides, Harris.
LC ClassificationsKF3794 .S24 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 218 p. :
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2049308M
ISBN 100873711386
LC Control Number88026679

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