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Hazardous waste

Hazardous waste

information on EPA"s proposal to delete chemicals from groundwater monitoring fact sheet for congressional requesters

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Published by GAO in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Groundwater -- Pollution -- United States.,
  • Hazardous waste sites -- United States -- Leaching.,
  • Pollutants.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesInformation on EPA"s proposal to delete chemicals from groundwater monitoring.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14526339M

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