Plastic-free how I kicked the plastic habit and you can too by Beth Terry

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Published by Skyhorse Pub. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Plastic scrap,
  • Plastic waste,
  • Environmental aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementBeth Terry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD196.P85 T47 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25223240M
ISBN 109781616086244
LC Control Number2012002817

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