Cradle to grave regulation of toxic substances in the prairie provinces a legal overview by Linda F. Duncan

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Published by Environmental Law Centre in Edmonton, Alta .

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  • Hazardous substances -- Law and legislation -- Prairie Provinces.

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Statementbackground paper prepared for the Environment Canada Workshops on management of toxic substances in the Prairie Provinces, June-July, 1985, Red Deer, Regina and Winnipeg; prepared for the Banff Centre School of Management by Linda F. Duncan.
ContributionsEnvironmental Law Centre (Alta.), Banff Centre. School of Management.
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Pagination67 p. ;
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20428706M
ISBN 100921503148
OCLC/WorldCa70334060

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