Economic impact of revisions of the public water supply regulations, R77-13
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Published by State of Illinois, Institute for Environmental Quality in [Chicago] .
Written in English



  • Illinois.


  • Drinking water -- Illinois.,
  • Drinking water -- Law and legislation -- Economic aspects -- Illinois.

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Statementby Robert S. Gemmell and Thomas D. Waite.
SeriesIIEQ document ;, no. 78/09
ContributionsWaite, Thomas D., joint author.
LC ClassificationsTD224.I3 G45
The Physical Object
Pagination[82] p. in various pagings ;
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4379490M
LC Control Number78623933

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