Beverage container reuse and recycling act of 1979
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Beverage container reuse and recycling act of 1979 hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, second session, on S. 50 ... March 3, 1980. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Beverage containers -- Recycling -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF26 .C69 1980j
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4238282M
LC Control Number80602792

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