study of fat and oil pollution of New York State waters.

Prepared for New York State Dept. of Health
  • 90 Pages
  • 4.45 MB
  • English
New York State Dept. of Health , [Albany]
Water -- Pollution -- New York (State), Oil pollution of rivers, harbors, etc., Oils and fats -- Anal


New York (S

Statementby Gunter Zweig, John H. Nair, III [and] Billy Compton.
SeriesNew York (State). Dept. of Health. Research report, no. 16, Research report (New York (State). Dept. of Health) ;, no. 16.
ContributionsNair, John H., joint author., Compton, Billy, joint author., Syracuse University. Research Corporation. Microbiological and Biochemical Center.
LC ClassificationsRA121 .B414 no. 16
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5636222M
LC Control Number68063712

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