Evaluation of recycling and reuse of building materials using the emergy analysis method
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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Buildings -- Salvaging,
  • Building materials -- Recycling,
  • Construction and demolition debris -- Recycling

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Edition Notes

Statementby Vorasun Buranakarn
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 258 p. :
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15395931M

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