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CLEANER TECHNOLOGIES AND PRODUCTS GROUP (OF THE ENVIRONMENT INDUSTRY)

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Definition:
The cleaner technologies and products group comprises goods and services which reduce or eliminate negative environmental impacts, but which are often supplied for other than environmental purposes and for which statistical assessment remains disputed, difficult or expensive.

Source Publication:
United Nations, European Commission, International Monetary Fund, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, World Bank , 2005, Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003, Studies in Methods, Series F, No.61, Rev.1, Glossary, United Nations, New York, para. 5.90.

Cross References:
Clean technology

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Monday, July 04, 2005

Last updated on Tuesday, April 09, 2013