2 edition of Urban air quality trends in Canada, 1970-79 found in the catalog.
Urban air quality trends in Canada, 1970-79
S. C. Barton
1981 by Environment Canada, Environmental Protection Service, Air Pollution Control Directorate in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared for Environment Canada by S.C. Barton.|
|Series||Environmental Protection Service report series|
|Contributions||Canada. Environment Canada., Canada. Environmental Protection Service., Canada. Air Pollution Control Directorate.|
|LC Classifications||TD883.7.C2 B38 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 56 p. :|
|Number of Pages||56|
|LC Control Number||82208287|
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Socioeconomic trends Between andreal gross domestic product increased by % and the Canadian population grew by 68%. references arranged by seven primary categories covering the literature dealing with air pollution in Canada.
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