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Labor and the environment

Frederick H. Buttel

Labor and the environment

an analysis of and annotated bibliography on workplace environmental quality in the United States

by Frederick H. Buttel

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Environmental policy -- Cost effectiveness -- Bibliography.,
    • Work environment -- United States -- Bibliography.,
    • Industrial hygiene -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementcompiled by Frederick H. Buttel, Charles C. Geisler, and Irving W. Wiswall.
      ContributionsGeisler, Charles C., Wiswall, Irving W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ5863.P6 B87 1984, HC110.E5 B87 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 148 p. ;
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3179963M
      ISBN 100313239355
      LC Control Number83022575


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