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Waste Management in the Oil Industry

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  • Industrial quality control,
  • Quality Assurance (QA) & Total Quality Management (TQM),
  • Industries - Energy Industries,
  • Quality Control,
  • Business & Economics : Industries - Energy Industries,
  • Business & Economics : Quality Control,
  • Technology / Quality Control,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10780854M
ISBN 100595858473
ISBN 109780595858477

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