Pesticide safety and the structural pest control operator by James T. Pennell

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Published by Cooperative Extension Service, College of Agriculture, Washington State University in Pullman .

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Statement[James T. Pennell].
SeriesChemical safety, Extension mimeo -- 3568., Extension mimeo (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension Service) -- 3568.
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