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Report of meeting on ocean disposal of reactor wastes

held at Woods Hole, Mass., August 5-6, 1954

by Ocean Disposal of Reactor Wastes (1954 Woods Hole, Mass.)

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Published by s.n.] in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal in the ocean -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOcean disposal of reactor wastes :
    Statementedited by Arnold B. Joseph of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsJoseph, Arnold B.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24130616M
    OCLC/WorldCa42863509

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