First Technical Meeting on Oil Dispersants
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Published by Regional Organization for the Protection of the Marine Environment, Kuwait in [Kuwait] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Oil spills -- Cleanup -- Congresses.,
  • Oil spills -- Control -- Congresses.,
  • Dispersing agents -- Congresses.,
  • Marine pollution -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsRegional Organization for the Protection of the Marine Environment.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20716575M

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