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Monitoring the movement towards sustainability

Dennis R Walendzak

Monitoring the movement towards sustainability

benchmarking the environmental performance of de-inked old news print and recycled linerboard/corrugating medium mills

by Dennis R Walendzak

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waste paper -- Recycling,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)

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    Statementby Dennis R. Walendzak
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 156 leaves :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15320908M

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