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Development and implementation of reverse logistics programs by James R. Stock

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Published by Council of Logistics Management in [Oak Brook, IL (2803 Butterfield Road, Oak Brook 60521)?] .
Written in English


  • Waste minimization,
  • Business logistics -- Management,
  • Product life cycle,
  • Source reduction (Waste management),
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJames R. Stock.
ContributionsCouncil of Logistics Management (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 247 p. :
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17595583M

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