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RECORD NUMBER: 248 OF 695
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||National Accomplishments in Pollution Control: 1970-1980. Some Case Histories.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental protection ; United States ; Case studies ; Water pollution control ; Clean Water Act ; Drinking water ; Air pollution control ; Clean Air Act ; Solid waste management ; Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Noise pollution ; Endangered species ; Natural resources management ; Pollution regulations ; Environmental planning ; Environmental policy ;|
The publication presents examples, using individual case histories, of what has been achieved over the past decade in the nationwide effort to reduce the adverse effects of pollution. It is a brief look at some specific environmental accomplishments. It is an effort to show that there is hope for a stressed and threatened environment--and to show that while science and technology do not yet have all the answers, workable pollution controls are available and can make a significant difference when they are applied.