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Main Title Annual Report, 1971.
CORP Author Robert S. Kerr Water Research Center, Ada, Okla.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Research and Monitoring.
Year Published 1971
Stock Number PB-256 347
Additional Subjects Water pollution ; Research management ; Organizations ; Research projects ; Laboratories ; Industrial wastes ; Agricultural wastes ; Petrochemistry ; Irrigation ; Regional planning ; Soil science ; Petroleum engineering ; Centers ; Robert S Kerr Water Resource Center
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-256 347 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 62p
This research center is located three miles south of Ada, Oklahoma, and eighty-five miles southeast of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The national programs conducted at the laboratory have been assigned on the basis of its proximity to agricultural, mining, and petroleum activities with the objective of meeting needs for controlling the wastes generated. During the past year, research activities on pollution problems undertaken by the personnel based at this site included the following areas: petrochemicals, petroleum refining, oil production, oil shale production, irrigation return flows, animal feedlots, meat packing, ground-water research, effects of pollutants on soil and ground ecology, control of pollution by means other than conventional treatment processes, and ultimate waste disposal in underground horizons. Summary statements concerning individual projects are presented in the body of the report.