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Cesspools of shame

Robbin Marks

Cesspools of shame

how factory farm lagoons and sprayfields threaten environmental and public health

by Robbin Marks

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Published by Natural Resources Defense Council and the Clean Water Network in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal waste -- Health aspects -- United States,
  • Livestock factories -- Environmental aspects -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHow factory farm lagoons and sprayfields threaten environmental and public health.
    Statementauthor, Robbin Marks.
    ContributionsNatural Resources Defense Council., Clean Water Network.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD930.2 .M37 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 60 p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17743323M
    OCLC/WorldCa48758583

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