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Hazardous materials handbook for emergency responders

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hazardous substances -- Accidents -- Management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-523) and index.

    StatementOnGUARD ; edited by Joe Varela.
    ContributionsVarela, Joe., Emergency Resource, Inc. OnGUARD Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT55.3.H3 H3995 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 535 p. :
    Number of Pages535
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL800178M
    ISBN 100442021046
    LC Control Number95036466

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