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  • Sustainable development.,
  • Green technology.,
  • Environmental policy -- Economic aspects.,
  • Technological innovations -- Environmental aspects.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementMarco Lehmann-Waffenschmidt (editor).
SeriesSustainability and innovation
ContributionsLehmann-Waffenschmidt, Marco.
LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 I5149 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18504986M
ISBN 109783790816495
LC Control Number2007932634

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