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The History of the Statutory Control of Mercury Poisoning in Great Britain
  1. W. R. Lee
  1. aThe Department of Occupational Health, University of Manchester


    `Notification is only useful as the prelude to inquiry and recommendations, and without such development, is nothing more than a cog in the wheel of statistics which resolves annually but gets nowhere.' Sir Frank Tillyard (1948)

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    • 1 Based on a paper read at a Symposium on Mercury Toxicity held at Queen's College, Dundee, in October 1966.