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Upscaling people"s participation in urban solid waste management

Upscaling people"s participation in urban solid waste management

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Published by Toxics Link in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 97).

Statementproject team Ravi Agarwal ... [et al.]
ContributionsAgarwal, Ravi., Toxics Link (Organization : India)
The Physical Object
Pagination97 p. :
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16301490M
LC Control Number2006454711

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