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Environmental radiation monitoring in Hong Kong

Environmental radiation monitoring in Hong Kong

background radiation monitoring programme, 1987-1991.

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Published by Royal Observatory in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Hong Kong.
    • Subjects:
    • Radiation, Background -- China -- Hong Kong.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-171).

      ContributionsRoyal Observatory (Hong Kong)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA569 .E596 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1209891M
      LC Control Number94205708

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