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Published by HSE Books in Sudbury .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain.,
  • Asbestos -- Safety regulations.,
  • Asbestos industry -- Safety regulations -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesApproved code of practice -- L27
ContributionsGreat Britain. Health and Safety Commission.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv,40p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22526424M
ISBN 100717616738
OCLC/WorldCa59376341

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