Energy model of a cadmium stream with correlation of embodied energy and toxicity
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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Research Laboratory, Center for Environmental Research Information [distributor] in Athens, GA, Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English


  • Cadmium -- Isotopes -- Spectra.,
  • Pollution -- United States -- Environmental aspects.

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StatementRobert L. Knight.
ContributionsEnvironmental Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.)
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. :
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Open LibraryOL17662416M

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