Review of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency"s pesticide regulatory programs hearing before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Research, and Foreign Agriculture of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session, April 21, 1988. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Department Operations, Research, and Foreign Agriculture.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .A33277 1988a
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