Health risks of particulate matter from long-range transboundary air pollution
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe & Joint WHO/Convention Task Force on the Health Aspects of Air Pollution. (2006). Health risks of particulate matter from long-range transboundary air pollution. Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/107691
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