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Published by Dept. of Ecology in Olympia, WA .
Written in English


  • Sewage disposal -- Washington (State),
  • Sewage sludge -- Washington (State)

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Edition Notes

StatementDepartment of Ecology in cooperation with Department of Social and Health Services.
SeriesDOE -- 82-11., Publication (Washington (State). Dept. of Ecology) -- no. 82-11.
ContributionsWashington (State). Solid Waste Management Division., Washington (State). Dept. of Social and Health Services.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18848040M

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