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Notes on the fire hazards of contaminated land.

Notes on the fire hazards of contaminated land.

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Published by ICRCL in [London?] .
Written in English

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SeriesICRCL guidance note -- 61/84
ContributionsGreat Britain. Interdepartmental Committee on the Redevelopment of Contaminated Land.
The Physical Object
Pagination7p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16525430M

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