Sustainable Management of Residues from Water and Wastewater Treatment
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Sustainable Management of Residues from Water and Wastewater Treatment Selected Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Management ... 9-12 August 2005, Johannesburg, South Africa by H. G. Snyman

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Published by Intl Water Assn .
Written in English


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  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
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Open LibraryOL11904785M
ISBN 10184339572X
ISBN 109781843395720

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