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Book/Printed Material Beijing 2008 Olympic games : an environmental review

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Title

  • Beijing 2008 Olympic games : an environmental review

Summary

  • This report on strides being made to "green" the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games covers environmental measures being introduced covering waste management, cleaner transport systems and water treatment, as well as new urban green belts including a 580-hectare Olympic Forest Park.--Publisher's description.

Names

  • United Nations Environment Programme
  • United Nations Environment Programme. Division of Communications and Public Information

Created / Published

  • Nairobi, Kenya : United Nations Environment Programme, 2007.

Contents

  • pt. 1. Greening the Olympics -- The bidding phase, the Beijing 2008 environmental commitments and the 'Green Olympics' concept -- Organizational structure and involved parties -- The city of Beijing and the Olympic system -- Greening the games -- part 2. Greening Beijing. Air quality -- Transport -- Energy and industry -- Water -- Solid waste -- Green coverage and protected areas in Beijing -- part 3. The NGO perspective. The environmental NGO perspective.

Headings

  • -  Olympic Games--(29th :--2008 :--Beijing, China)
  • -  City planning--Environmental aspects
  • -  Olympics
  • -  Pollution--China
  • -  Sustainable development--China--Beijing
  • -  China--Environmental conditions

Notes

  • -  "Job number:DCP/1017/NA"--Inside cover.
  • -  Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-163).
  • -  Description based on print version record; resource not viewed.

Medium

  • 1 electronic resource (163 pages )

Call Number/Physical Location

  • GV722 2008

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021762714

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  • This is non-restricted, fully open content that may be accessed on and off of the Library of Congress campus, with no restrictions, by an unlimited number of users Indicated permissions on file

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  • Unrestricted online access

Online Format

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  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

United Nations Environment Programme, and United Nations Environment Programme. Division Of Communications And Public Information. BeijingOlympic games: an environmental review. Nairobi, Kenya: United Nations Environment Programme, 2007. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021762714/.

APA citation style:

United Nations Environment Programme & United Nations Environment Programme. Division Of Communications And Public Information. (2007) BeijingOlympic games: an environmental review. Nairobi, Kenya: United Nations Environment Programme. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021762714/.

MLA citation style:

United Nations Environment Programme, and United Nations Environment Programme. Division Of Communications And Public Information. BeijingOlympic games: an environmental review. Nairobi, Kenya: United Nations Environment Programme, 2007. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021762714/>.