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|Contributions||Meyer, Christopher., United States. Environmental Protection Agency.|
|LC Classifications||HC110.A4 B87|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 59 p. :|
|Number of Pages||59|
|LC Control Number||81601074|
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burwell, David G. Citizen's guide to clean air and citizens guide to clean air and transportation book. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
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This pamphlet is designed as a manual to help citizens participate in air quality control processes. The Clean Air Amendments of are explained, the first steps in determining a community's air pollution problems are outlined, the basic components of an implementation plan are specified, national and state standards of performance and hazardous air pollutant standards are discussed, and.
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