|Other titles||Environmental RTDI Programme 2000-2006.|
|Statement||prepared for the Environmental Protection Agency by the Economic and Social Research Institute ; authors: Sue Scott and John Eakins.|
|Series||ERTDI report series -- No.20|
|Contributions||Eakins, John., Environmental Research Technological Development and Innovation Programme., Ireland. Environmental Protection Agency., Economic and Social Research Institute.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 31 p. :|
|Number of Pages||31|
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