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Sustainable development in practice

Adisa Azapagic

Sustainable development in practice

case studies for engineers and scientists

by Adisa Azapagic

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

    Subjects:
  • Engineering,
  • Research,
  • Sustainable development

  • 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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