Current law relating to the recycling and resource recovery of solid waste materials
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Current law relating to the recycling and resource recovery of solid waste materials by Pam Russell

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Published by Wisconsin Legislative Council Staff in Madison, Wis .
Written in English



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  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Law and legislation -- Wisconsin.,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Law and legislation -- Wisconsin.

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Statementby Pam Russell.
SeriesInformation memorandum / Wisconsin Legislative Council Staff ;, 84-31, Information memorandum (Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Council) ;, 84-31.
LC ClassificationsKFW2420 .L38 vol. 84-31, KFW2759.R3 .L38 vol. 84-31
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2666699M
LC Control Number85621438

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