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Some economic and ecological considerations involving waste newspapers

Thomas H. E. Quimby

Some economic and ecological considerations involving waste newspapers

by Thomas H. E. Quimby

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Published by Resources for the Future in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waste paper -- Recycling.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWaste newspapers.
    Statementby Thomas H. E. Quimby.
    SeriesResources for the Future reprint series no. 108
    ContributionsAmerican Newspaper Publishers Association., Canadian Pulp and Paper Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1120.5 .Q54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5460884M
    LC Control Number73163412

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