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Indoor air quality research report on a WHO meeting, Stockholm, 27-31 August 1984. by

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Published by World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe, WHO Publications Center, USA [distributor] in Copenhagen, Albany, NY .
Written in English


  • Indoor air pollution -- Research.,
  • Air quality -- Research.

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Edition Notes

SeriesEURO reports and studies ;, 103
ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe.
LC ClassificationsTD883.15 .I53 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2333246M
ISBN 109289012692
LC Control Number86222121

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