Storage of approved pesticides
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Storage of approved pesticides guidance for farmers and other professional users. by

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

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SeriesGuidance note fromthe Health and Safety Executive: chemical safety -- 19
ContributionsGreat Britain. Health and Safety Executive.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21112982M
ISBN 100118854062

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