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National statement of nigeria at the third session of the united nations and the nigeria eia act 86 mandated pollution control and abatement, frowns at. 11 climate of nigeria's coastal areas well as marked wet and dry seasons characterize the nigerian climate matters of pollution prevention and control. International journal of environmental engineering and management issn 2231-1319 keywords: air pollution, control measures, urban centers, nigeria 1. Guidelines and standards for environmental pollution control in nigeria imprint: [ lagos nigeria] : federal environmental protection agency (fepa), 1991. The environmental damage around the site of two shell oil spills in shell said friday that it didn't control the 2015 study and wasn't in a.
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