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Permitted water pollution discharges and population cancer and non-cancer mortality: toxicity weights and upstream discharge effects in US rural-urban areas

By Michael Hendryx, Jamison Conley, Evan Fedorko, Juhua Luo and Matthew Armistead
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
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