Sampling and analysis methods for hazardous waste combustion

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  • Hazardous wastes,
  • Incineration -- Environmental aspects -- United States

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StatementJudith C. Harris ... [et al.]
ContributionsHarris, J. C, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park, N.C.)
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