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RECORD NUMBER: 351 OF 4364
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Analytical Studies for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Volume I. Perspectives on Technical Information for Environmental Protection.|
|CORP Author||National Research Council, Washington, D.C.|
|Stock Number||PB-266 025|
|Additional Subjects||Information sciences ; Pollution ; Regulations ; Organizations ; Management planning ; Decision making ; Research ; Data acquisition ; Manpower utilization ; Air pollution abatement ; Project planning ; Policies ; Legislation ;|
The report deals with the acquisition and use of scientific information necessary to establish U.S. environmental regulatory policies. Involved are decision making, research management, monitoring, and manpower utilization and staffing. Of particular concern are the costs of pollution abatement activities, long term effects on environmental regulations on the energy crisis, effect of emission control standards on the cost and performance of automobiles, and the benefits and hazards to humans of pesticides, along with the effects of banning certain chemicals.