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Redefining Efficiency

Pollution Concerns, Regulatory Mechanisms, and Technological Change in the U.S. Petroleum Industry (Technology & the Environment)

by Hugh S. Gorman

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University of Akron Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oil Pollution,
  • Petroleum Engineering (General),
  • Technology,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Environment,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Petroleum,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental protection,
  • History,
  • Industrial efficiency,
  • Petroleum industry and trade,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12171340M
    ISBN 101884836747
    ISBN 109781884836749
    OCLC/WorldCa46790967

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