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Environmental Effects of Automotive Transport

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

Environmental Effects of Automotive Transport

The Oecd Compass Project

by Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Organization for Economic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental science,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Automobiles And Pollution,
  • Automobiles,
  • OECD COMPASS Project,
  • Developing countries,
  • Environmental impact analysis,
  • Exhaust gas,
  • Motors

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9126821M
    ISBN 10926412862X
    ISBN 109789264128620

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