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Green logistics

Alan C. McKinnon

Green logistics

improving the environmental sustainability of logistics

by Alan C. McKinnon

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Published by Kogan Page in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business logistics,
  • Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] Alan McKinnon, Michael Browne, Anthony Whiteing
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD38.5 .G696 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25324207M
    ISBN 109780749466251, 9780749466268
    LC Control Number2012020100

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