The Toxic Substances Control Act implementation issues

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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, Major Issues System in [Washington, D.C.] .

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  • United States,
  • Hazardous substances -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Chemical industry -- Government policy -- United States,
  • Poisons -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Chemicals -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Statementby Jim Aidala
SeriesCRS issue brief -- order code IB83190, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Major Issues System) -- no. IB83190, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1985-1986, reel 4, fr. 000558
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Major Issues System
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15454409M

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