National review on environmental quality management in Malaysia towards the next two decades

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Published by Institute for Environment and Development, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in Bangi, Selangor Darul Ehsan .

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  • Malaysia.


  • Environmental protection -- Malaysia.,
  • Environmental policy -- Malaysia.

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Other titlesProceedings
Statementeditors, Mohd. Nordin Hj. Hasan, Lizuryaty Azrina Abdullah, Ibrahim Komoo.
ContributionsM. Nordin., Lizuryaty Azrina Abdullah., Ibrahim Komoo, 1952-, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Institut Alam Sekitar dan Pembangunan.
LC ClassificationsTD171.5.M4 N38 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL150245M
ISBN 109839444115
LC Control Number99912950

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