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Main Title Oil shale and the environment /
Author Myers, Dave. ; Meyers., David L.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Dorset, Phyllis.
Parker, Tom.
CORP Author Stanford Research Inst., Menlo Park, Calif. Center for Resources and Environmental Systems Studies.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Energy, Minerals and Industry.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA-600/9-77-033; EPA-68-01-2940
Stock Number PB-276 617
OCLC Number 03785689
Subjects Oil-shale industry--Environmental aspects--United States ; Oil-shales--United States
Additional Subjects Oil shale ; Mining ; Oil shale processing plants ; Environmental impacts ; Piceance Basin ; Air pollution ; Dust ; Retorting ; Refining ; Underground mining ; In-situ retorting ; Extraction ; Industrial water ; Water pollution ; Water consumption ; Solid waste disposal ; Industrial wastes ; Catalysts ; Land use ; Public health ; Population growth ; Forecasting ; Mine wastes ; Spent shale ; Kerogen ; Greenville(Colorado)
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 600-9-77-033 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/22/2016
EKCD  EPA-600/9-77-033 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 09/24/2018
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-9-77-033 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023 DISPERSAL
EMAD  EPA-600/9-77-033 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 12/13/2011
ERAD  EPA 600/9-77-033 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 03/04/2013
ESAD  EPA 600-9-77-033 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-276 617 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 29 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
This report presents a state of the art description of the oil shale industry. The report particularly relates to oil shale mining, retorting, and refining in Greenville, Colorado. The possible effects of oil shale development on pollution, public health, and population growth are discussed.
"October 1977." Includes bibliographical references (page 29).