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dc.contributor.authorVogler, Jon*
dc.date.accessioned2010-11-12T15:04:39Zen
dc.date.available2010-11-12T15:04:39Zen
dc.date.issued1980-01-01
dc.identifier.isbn978-0-85598-035-1
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10546/115511
dc.descriptionWhile the people of the Third World struggle against a chronic scarcity of resources, the rubbish thrown away by British householders each year amounts to a pile sixty times the size of the Great Pyramid. This report proposes a domestic reclamation strategy for the UK which will create jobs, save imports and make better use of the world's dwindling assets.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Introduction; 2. The statistics of non-reclamation; 3. The benefits of reclamation; 4. The reasons for non-reclamation; 5. Reclamation worldwide; 6. A little cost analysis; 7. Markets for reclaimed materials; 8. Leadership in the war on waste; 9. Problems and opportunities of particular materials; 10. The effects of reclamation on Third World economies; 11. Conclusion and summary of recommendations; Appendix I The Oxfam Wastesaver scheme; Appendix II Assessment of reclamation worldwide; Glossary of abbreviations and technical terms and Referencesen_US
dc.format.extent44en_US
dc.format.mimetypePDFen
dc.language.isoEnglishen_US
dc.publisherOxfam GBen_US
dc.relation.urlhttps://policy-practice.oxfam.org.uk/publications/muck-and-brass-115511
dc.subjectTrade
dc.titleMuck and Brassen_US
dc.typeBooken_US
oxfam.signoff.statusFor public use. Can be shared outside Oxfamen_US
oxfam.subject.countryUnited Kingdomen_US
refterms.dateFOA2018-08-20T07:54:33Z


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