TITLE

Chemical safety board gets the ax

AUTHOR(S)
Begley, Ronald
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Chemical Week;1/4/1995-1/11/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the defunding of the United States Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board by President Bill Clinton's administration. Reasons for defunding; Task of the board.
ACCESSION #
9501314834

 

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