of the Healthcare Industry:
EPA Office of Compliance Sector
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is a primer for those in the industry, government or the general
public who want to familiarize themselves with environmental
issues associated with healthcare and for those seeking a starting
point for additional research. It contains chapters on the various
services provided by healthcare facilities and the pollutants
and environmental regulations associated with each.
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