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Published by Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources, Waste Management Division, Resource Recovery Section in [Lansing, Mich.?] .
Written in English



  • Michigan.


  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Michigan.,
  • Sanitary landfills -- Michigan.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMichigan. Waste Management Division. Resource Recovery Section.
LC ClassificationsTD788.4.M44 M53 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1814466M
LC Control Number89620628

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