§ 44. Mr. J. P. W. Mallalieu
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is aware that sodium chlorate can easily be made into a dangerous explosive and that it has already caused serious accidents; and if he will introduce legislation to prevent the sale of it to children.
§ Mr. Renton
My right hon. Friend shares the hon. Member's concern and he is consulting the distributors of this substance with a view to finding the most practicable method of preventing its falling into the hands of young people.