Combustion of diesel fuel from a toxicological perspective

@article{Scheepers1992CombustionOD,
  title={Combustion of diesel fuel from a toxicological perspective},
  author={Paul T. J. Scheepers and Rob P Bos},
  journal={International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health},
  year={1992},
  volume={64},
  pages={149-161}
}
  • P. Scheepers, R. Bos
  • Published 1 September 1992
  • Environmental Science
  • International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health
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