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Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the aquatic environment

sources, fates, and biological effects

by Jerry M. Neff

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Published by Applied Science Publishers in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Aquatic ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJerry M. Neff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.H92 N43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4222231M
    ISBN 100853348324
    LC Control Number80502088

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