HC Deb 06 July 1964 vol 698 cc31-2W
Mrs. Butler

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what proportion of pesticides on sale to the public will be covered by the labelling of active ingredients proposed under the Voluntary Safety Precautions Scheme.

Mr. Soames

Members of the industrial associations who are parties to the Pesticides Safely Precautions Scheme supply about 95 per cent of the output of the Agricultural Marketing Act, 1958, referring its Report to the Committee of Investigation.