HC Deb 10 December 1992 vol 215 cc736-7W
Mr. Trimble

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department which ammonium nitrate fertilisers banned from sale in Northern Ireland are on the market in England; and what is the maximum percentage of ammonium nitrate in fertilisers on sale in England.

Mr. Soames

I have been asked to reply.

Ammonium nitrate fertilisers containing more than 79 per cent. ammonium nitrate are banned in Northern Ireland. Such fertilisers on sale in England may contain up to approximately 99 per cent. ammonium nitrate.