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Table of Contents

Chapter 9

I Introduction

II The Australian Chemical Industry

III Pharmaceuticals

IV Chemists In Other Industries

V The Dawn Of Modern Chemical Industry - High Pressure Synthesis

VI The Growth Of Synthetic Chemicals - Concentration, Rationalisation And International Links

VII Australian Industrial Chemical Research Laboratories

VIII The Plastics Industry

IX The Paint Industry

X Acknowledgements
i Pictures



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The following organisations kindly provided photographic material; their help is gratefully acknowledged.

Fig 35 Altona Petrochemical Company Ltd. and EXXON Chemical Austalia Ltd.
Fig 8 CSIRO., Dr. M. F. R. Mulcahy, FTS
Fig 23 CSIRO and ICI Australia Ltd.
Fig 14, 15, 16 Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Dr. N. McCarthy, AO.
Fig 36 CSR-Chemicals Ltd., Rhodes NSW from ref. 125 (p 103, this volume)
Fig 12 F. H. Faulding & Co. Limited, S.A.
Fig 2, 17 to 22, 25, 28 to 34 ICI Australia Ltd.
Fig 1, 26, 27 Monsanto Australia Limited
Fig 11 Mount Isa Mining/ICI Australia Ltd.
Fig 13 Nicholas International Limited from ref. 58 and 59 -p 102)
Fig 4, 5, 7, 9, 19 Nobel Factory, ICI Australia Ltd.
Fig 24 Nylex Corporation, from ref. 116
Fig 11 Copy by courtesy of Australian Patent Office, and ref. 22 (p 101)
Fig 6 from Reader, ref 32, p. 129

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