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Greening the supply chain

Purba H. Rao

Greening the supply chain

a guide for Asian managers

by Purba H. Rao

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Published by Response Books in Thousand Oaks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business logistics -- Asia -- Handbooks, manuals etc,
  • Social responsibility of business -- Asia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPurba Halady Rao.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD38.5 .R364 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22514062M
    ISBN 109788178298764
    LC Control Number2008037889


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