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Published by U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Office of Public Affairs in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.,
  • Nuclear industry -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Nuclear energy -- Government policy -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesRegulator of nuclear safety.
SeriesNUREG/BR -- 0164.
ContributionsU.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Public Affairs.
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16146562M

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