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French Society of Chemical Industry SEVENTEENTH CONGRESS IN PARIS

Nature volume 140, pages 672673 (16 October 1937) | Download Citation



UNDER the presidency of Sir Robert Mond, member of the Institut de France, the Société de Chimie Industrielle held its seventeenth Congress and at the same time celebrated the twentieth anniversary of its foundation by the late M. Paul Kestner, between the dates of September 26 and October 3. Arrangements made by various committees presided over by M. J. Gérard, M. J. Bougault and M. G.-J. Pamvin, were appreciated by a large gathering of French chemists and about two hundred and fifty delegates from different countries, including more than twenty from Great Britain. British delegates bearing congratulatory addresses were sent by the Royal Society, the various chemical societies and thfri Institute of Metals.

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