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Author Weterings, Rob
Title Resources for Our Future : Key Issues and Best Practices in Resource Efficiency
Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2013
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Descript 1 online resource (191 pages)
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Series Strategy and Change - HCSS Ser
Strategy and Change - HCSS Ser
Note Front -- Contents -- Foreword -- Management summary -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Resource constraints -- 3 The geopolitics of resources -- 4 Resource strategies -- 5 Resource efficiency in the built environment -- 6 Resource efficiency in the food sector -- 7 Biotic resources in the process industry -- 8 Resource efficiency in the metal and consumer electronics industries -- 9 Resource efficiency in fashion and furnishings -- 10 The challenges ahead -- Acknowledgements -- References -- About the authors
Compiling years of research into the geopolitical, economic, and ecological dimensions of material scarcity and resource efficiency, Resources for our Future provides a concise analysis of international resource efficiency. Offering an inspiring account of industrial best practices, the editors have put together a broad range of case studies, which focus on the chemical, textile, and food industries.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Weterings, Rob Resources for Our Future : Key Issues and Best Practices in Resource Efficiency Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press,c2013 9789089645296
Subject Environmental economics
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Alt Author Bastein, Ton
Tukker, Arnold
Rademaker, Michel
de Ridder, Marjolein
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