Fire research on cellular plastics the final report of the Products Research Committee by Products Research Committee (U.S.).

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Published by PRC in [s.l.] .

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  • Plastic foams -- Fires and fire prevention.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementWalter E. Becker, Jr. ... [et al.].
ContributionsBecker, Walter E.
LC ClassificationsTH9446.P55 P76 1980
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Paginationv, 213 p. :
Number of Pages213
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Open LibraryOL4125568M
LC Control Number80083306

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