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    Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production (Manufacturing Guides) (Paperback) By (author) Rob Thompson, By (photographer) Martin Thompson

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    DescriptionThis latest book in "Rob Thompsons" series of highly acclaimed reference guides for design students provides an understanding of the environmental impact of materials, manufacturing processes and product lifecycles, and a guide on how to select and use them in an intelligent way. Divided into three easily referenced parts Materials, Processes and Lifecycle the book is packed with practical information and in-depth analysis on 15 materials, 14 processes and six production lifecycles. Each material, process or production lifecycle features a full technical description, concise notes for the designer on its suitability, efficiency, cost-effectiveness and environmental impact, and fully illustrated, step-by-step case studies showing a product, component or material being manufactured by a leading international supplier.

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    Sustainable Materials, Processes and Production
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Rob Thompson, By (photographer) Martin Thompson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 224 mm
    Height: 231 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 1,020 g
    ISBN 13: 9780500290712
    ISBN 10: 0500290717

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ART
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.3
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    Libri: I-AT
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    BIC subject category V2: RNU
    LC classification: TS
    DC22: 620.11
    BIC subject category V2: TGM
    BISAC V2.8: TEC020000
    BIC subject category V2: AKP
    B&T Approval Code: A80503200
    BISAC V2.8: DES013000, DES011000, BUS094000
    B&T Approval Code: A80090000
    Abridged Dewey: 670
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26460
    B&T Approval Code: A96010200
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC23: 620.11
    Thema V1.0: RNU, AKP, TGM
    Illustrations note
    illustrations (colour)
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Imprint name
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Publication date
    01 May 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Review quote
    An essential reference for understanding the environmental impact of materials, manufacturing processes, and product lifecycles, and . . . also a guide on how to select in an intelligent way. "