Federal consumer product safety act including the Federal hazardous substances act, the Flammable fabrics act, the Poison prevention packaging act, the Refrigerator safety act by William Kimble

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Published by West Pub. Co. in St. Paul .

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  • United States.

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  • Product safety -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementby William Kimble.
SeriesWest"s handbook series
ContributionsUnited States.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF3945 .K54
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 548 p. ;
Number of Pages548
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5182555M
LC Control Number75000177

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