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Potentially hazardous chemicals information guide by Alberta. Alberta Education

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Published by Alberta Education in Edmonton .
Written in English


  • Safety measures,
  • Chemical laboratories,
  • Handbooks, manuals,
  • Chemicals,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Curricula,
  • Education,
  • Hazardous substances

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[editor: Mrs. L. McCardle]
Series[Alberta curriculum resource materials], Alberta curriculum resource materials
ContributionsMcCardle, L.
LC ClassificationsT 55 H3 A32 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 158 p. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25457977M

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