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CEC (2005). The 2005 Review of the EU Sustainable Development Strategy: Initial
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CEC and JRC (2005). Soil Atlas of Europe. Commission of the European Communities,
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EEA (2004a). Ten key transport and environment issues for policymakers. EEA
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EEA (2004b). Transport Biofuels: Exploring links with the energy and agriculture
sectors. EEA Briefing 2004/04. European Environment Agency, Copenhagen

EEA (2005a). The European Environment – State and Outlook 2005. European
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EEA (2005b). Effectiveness of packaging waste management systems in selected
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EEA and UNEP (2004). High nature value farmland: characteristics, trends and policy
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