Bioavailability of contaminants in soils and sediments
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Bioavailability of contaminants in soils and sediments processes, tools, and applications by National Research Council (US)

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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StatementCommittee on Bioavailability of Contaminants in Soils and Sediments, Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies.
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Paginationxii, 420 p. :
Number of Pages420
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Open LibraryOL22742751M
ISBN 100309086256

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