Laboratory Waste Management A Guidebook (ACS Miscellaneous) by ACS Task Force on Laboratory Waste Management

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Number of Pages223
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ISBN 100841227357
ISBN 109780841227354

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This is done by monitoring federal and state law- and rule-making, informing laboratory professionals to help them understand 5/5(1).

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The enforcement actions resulting from these inspections have changed the perspective of many hazardous waste managers about what constitutes a compliant program. These changes have prompted the preparation of this 2nd Edition.

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