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  1. Pollution Abstracts Proquest

  2. Description: Pollution Abstracts combines information on scientific research and government policies in a single resource. Abstracts and indexes journals, conference proceedings, and technical reports.
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    • Engineering/Bioengineering
    • Engineering/Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • Environmental Studies/Environmental Sciences
    • Environmental Studies/All databases
    • Geography/All
    • Geology/All
    • Health and Medicine/Environmental Health
    • Toxicology/All
  5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
  6. Coverage: Major areas of coverage include: Air Pollution, Marine Pollution,Freshwater Pollution, Sewage and Wastewater Treatment, Waste Management, Land Pollution, Toxicology and Health, Noise, Radiation, and Environmental Action.
  7. Time Span: 1981 to the present. Monthly updates.
  8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
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