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Organophosphorus pesticides criteria (dose-effect relationships) for organophosphorus pesticides : report of a Working Group of Experts prepared for the Commission of the European Communities, Directorate- General for Social Affairs, Health and Safety Directorate by

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Published by Pergamon for the Commission of the European Communities in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Pesticides -- Toxicology.,
  • Organophosphorus compounds -- Toxicology.

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Bibliography: p.149-199.

Statementrapporteur R. Derache.
ContributionsDerache, R., Commission of the European Communities. Directorate General for Social Affairs. Health and Safety Directorate.
LC ClassificationsRA1270.P4
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17991452M
ISBN 100080219934
LC Control Number78003459

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