Environmental impact of discarded apparel landfilling and recycling

  title={Environmental impact of discarded apparel landfilling and recycling},
  author={Shadia Moazzem and Lijing Wang and Fugen Daver and Enda Crossin},
  journal={Resources Conservation and Recycling},

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