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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Chichester, West Sussex, UK, Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Engineering,
  • Research,
  • Sustainable development

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About the Edition

This groundbreaking text provides background theory on the concept of sustainable development (environmental, social and economic aspects) and presents a series of practical case studies on such topics as waste water management, air quality, solid waste management and renewable energy.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Adisa Azapagic and Slobodan Perdan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA160 .S87 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 521 p. ;
Number of Pages521
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25074278M
ISBN 100470718714, 0470718722
ISBN 109780470718711, 9780470718728
LC Control Number2010029203
OCLC/WorldCa651153701

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