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Title: The National Centre for Toxic and Persistent Substances
Author: National Rivers Authority
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: the national centre for toxic and persistent substances
The National Rivers Authority has statutory duties and powers to protect the environment from pollution. These duties are contained in the Water Resources Act 1991. As part of its duty the NRA is required to monitor water quality, investigate pollution incidents, control discharges by consents and maintain and improve the quality of all inland, coastal and groundwaters. This seven page booklet introduces the National Centre for Toxic and persistent substances and outlines its primary aims and functions.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1995
Publication Place: Bristol
Subject Keywords: Water pollutionToxic substancesPollution monitoringEnvironmental protection
Extent: 7
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