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Toxic chemicals

United States. General Accounting Office

Toxic chemicals

long-term coordinated strategy needed to measure exposures in humans : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of Health and Human Services -- Data processing -- Evaluation,
  • United States. -- Environmental Protection Agency -- Data processing -- Evaluation,
  • Biological monitoring,
  • Poisons -- Measurement,
  • Administrative agencies -- United States -- States -- Data processing -- Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLong-term coordinated strategy needed to measure exposures in humans, Long term coordinated strategy needed to measure exposures in humans
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. :
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15480324M
    OCLC/WorldCa44271494

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