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Role of cement science in sustainable development

Role of cement science in sustainable development

proceedings of the International Symposium dedicated to Professor Fred Glasser, University of Aberdeen, Scotland held on 3-4 September 2003 at the University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

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Published by Thomas Telford in London .
Written in English

  • Cement -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Sustainable development -- Congresses.,
  • Portland cement -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.

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    Statementedited by Ravindra K. Dhir, Moray D. Newlands and Laszlo J. Csetenyi.
    ContributionsGlasser, F. P., Dhir, Ravindra K., Newlands, Moray D., Csetenyi, Laszlo J., University of Dundee. Concrete Technology Unit.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 541 p. :
    Number of Pages541
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22053607M
    ISBN 100727732463

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