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Policy conflict--energy, environmental, and materials

United States. General Accounting Office

Policy conflict--energy, environmental, and materials

automotive fuel-economy standards" implications for materials : report to the Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy policy -- United States.,
  • Environmental policy -- United States.,
  • Materials.,
  • Automobiles -- Fuel consumption.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17731279M

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