Status of health and environmental research relative to solid wastes from coal conversion
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Energy Research, Office of Health and Environmental Research, Available from the National Technical Information Service in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Coal gasification -- United States -- By-products,
  • Coal liquefaction -- United States -- By-products

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by staff members of Battelle Pacific Northwest Laboratory ... [et al.] ; compiled by C.W. Francis, F.J. Wobber
ContributionsFrancis, C. W, Wobber, F. J, Pacific Northwest Laboratory, United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Health and Environmental Research
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 108 p. :
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14878636M

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