A Socio-economic assessment of Ontario waste management initiatives report

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  • Factory and trade waste -- Ontario,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Ontario,
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.) -- Ontario,
  • Source reduction (Waste management) -- Ontario

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Statementprepared for the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Fiscal Planning and Economic Analysis Branch ; report prepared by VHB Research and Consulting Inc. in association with Econometrics Research Limited.
ContributionsEconometrics Research Ltd., Ontario. Fiscal Planning and Economic Analysis Branch., VHB Research and Consulting Inc.
LC ClassificationsHD4485.C32 O67 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination450 p. in various pagings ;
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14742865M
ISBN 100777803119

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