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national benefits/costs of enhanced oil recovery research a normalization and updating by Princeton University. Dept. of Aerospace and Mechanical Sciences.

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Published by Dept. of Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Secondary recovery of oil.,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.),
  • Petroleum.

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Statementby D. H. Korn ... [et al.].
SeriesFE ; 2021-6, FE -- 2021-6.
ContributionsKorn, D. H., United States. Dept. of Energy.
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17647864M

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