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Main Title Use and disposal of nondegradable plastics in the marine and Great Lakes environments
Author Iudicello, S. ; O'Hara, K. J.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Toxic Substances.; Center for Environmental Education.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Toxic Substances,
Year Published 1986
Report Number EPA/560/1-87/010; EPA-68-02-4228
Stock Number PB87-183406
OCLC Number 15799981
Additional Subjects Water pollution--Great Lakes ; Plastics ; Waste disposal ; Great Lakes ; Oceans ; Legislation ; Degradation ; Treaties ; Damage ; International law ; Seals(Mammals) ; State government ; Local government ; Fisheries ; Marine terminals ; Debris ; Buoys ; Packaging materials ; North Pacific Ocean ; Bands ; Sheets ; Nondegradation
Internet Access
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EJED  EPA 560/1-87-010 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 10/08/1988
NTIS  PB87-183406 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 129 p.
Abstract
The objectives of the report are to identify and examine existing control authorities concerning the use and disposal of nondegradable plastics in the marine environment and prepare a report that provides: A summary of existing data on the means, nature and extent of damage to the marine environment from the use and disposal of nondegradable plastics. Expert identification and review of all U.S. and international treaties and authorities applicable to the use and disposal of nondegradable plastics in the marine environment. Expert identification and review of current and future program plans of international, rational, state and local entities as they respond to the use and disposal of nondegradable plastics in the marine environment.
Notes
"Submitted to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Toxic Substances."