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    • Formaldehyde storage

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    • Formaldehyde is made at the Perth Amboy NJ plant of DuPont's Electrochemicals Department and stored in these huge tanks until ready for shipment. Formaldehyde is a base for phenol and urea formaldehyde plastics, disinfectants, fungicides,...
    • Formaldehyde storage

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    • Formaldehyde is stored in these big tanks at the Perth Amboy NJ plant of DuPont's Electrochemicals Department until ready for shipment. Phenol and urea formaldehyde plastics, disinfectants, fungicides, germicides, deodorants and numerous other...
    • Coolers

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    • These coolers perform an important part in the manufacture of formaldehyde from methyl alcohol (methanol) and air at the DuPont Company's Electrochemicals Department plant at Perth Amboy NJ. Methanol is first converted into gas and washed air is...
    • Drums of Formaldehyde

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    • Drums of formaldehyde to be used for phenol and urea formaldehyde plants, disinfectants, fungicides, germicides, deodorants and other purposes are loaded and weighed in a single operation at the Perth Amboy NJ plant of DuPont's Electrochemicals...
    • Tank cars of 'plastics'

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    • Formaldehyde for phenol and urea-formaldehyde plastics and other industrial and agricultural uses is contained into these tank cars. These cars are at the Perth Amboy, New Jersey plant of DuPont's Electrochemicals Department where formaldehyde is...
    • Plant No.2

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    • The Perth Amboy plant of the DuPont Company's Electrochemical Department. Plant No. 2, shown above, makes formaldehyde, paraformaldehyde and hexamethylenetetramine. Plant No. 1, located a few city blocks away, manufactures ceramic colors,...
    • Storage Tanks

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    • These are the big storage tanks for methyl alcohol (methanol) at the Perth Ambo NJ plant of DuPont's Electrochemicals Department where formaldehyde is manufacture from methanol and air. The quantity of methanol produced formerly depended up on the...
    • Chemistrys Magic

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    • If you told the average man in the street that these chess men and poker chips were once just a couple of household chemicals he would probably laugh and tell you to stop kidding him. But carbolic acid (phenol to the chemist) and formaldehyde can...
    • DuPont Magazine [June-July 1954]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Plastics industry; Agriculture; Pest control; Luggage;
    • Table of Contents: Chemical watchdogs; Little packages, little waste; Cold comfort for industry; We're first class spongers; Footprints; New jobs for Teflon; The fuels of tomorrow; Chemistry helps make the man; Industry's war on weeds; Paper's...
    • Perth Amboy, NJ Plant

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    • The Perth Amboy plant of the DuPont Company's Electrochemical Department. Plant No. 2, shown above, makes formaldehyde, paraformaldehyde and hexamethylenetetramine. Plant No. 1, located a few city blocks away, manufactures ceramic colors,...
    • Methanol Stills

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    • Methanol made from the element of coal, air and water by processes of high pressure synthesis at the Belle WV plant of the DuPont Company, is a basic material for the manufacture of plastics, formaldehyde, dyes and anti-freeze compounds. In the...
    • Belle Works

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    • Thylox absorbers and scrubbers cleanse and purify gases in an important step in the making of ammonia by high pressure synthesis at the DuPont Companys Belle WV Works. Coal is the main raw material used at Belle. Other products of plant include...
    • Gas Reformers

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    • Huge reformers with their stately stacks at DuPont's Sabine River Works, Orange, TX are used to convert natural gas into hydrogen and carbon monoxide for the synthesis of methanol. Methanol is used chiefly for making anti-freeze and formaldehyde.
    • Refining crude alcohol

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    • Refining of crude alcohol, represented by the two bottles on the bottom step, at the Belle WV plant of the DuPont Company's Polychemicals Department, produces five intermediate alcohols, represented by bottles on the second step, and finally the...

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