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Green Growth Indicators for Agriculture Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5114081e.pdf
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This book provides a series of green growth indicators for agriculture, covering such areas as environmental efficiency, natural resource productivity, the impact of agriculture on the natural asset base and environmental quality of life, and policy...
Waste Generation and Recycling Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0208021ec003.pdf
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There are two serious failures that arise in the management of solid waste. The first relates to the existence of negative externalities in the individual decision-making over waste generation and disposal. When individuals decide on how much to ...

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Test No. 238: Sediment-Free Myriophyllum Spicatum Toxicity Test Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9714491e.pdf
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This Test Guideline is designed to assess the toxicity of chemicals on the growth of submerged aquatic plants Myriophyllum spicatum growing in a sediment-free test system. In a modified Andrews’ medium Myriophyllum spicatum plant cultures are ...
Environmental and Related Social Costs of the Tax Treatment of Company Cars and Commuting Expenses Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxwrr5163zp.pdf
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This paper builds upon a recent OECD paper on the personal tax treatment of company cars and commuting expenses in OECD member-countries and aims to arrive at a better understanding of the environmental and related social costs of the tax treatment described therein. The paper begins with an...
 
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Global emissions of CO2 from the energy sector have grown by more than 1.5% per year since 1990. Explicit carbon pricing and support policies can help control this growth.