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    • Memphis TN Plant

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    • One of two eight hour retention ponds at DuPonts Memphis, TN plant where trade waste effluent from cyanide operation is treated. From these ponds the effluent goes to a one hour retention basin to insure completion of cyanide destruction and then...
    • Disposing of nylon waste

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    • An operator dumps a bag of nylon waste into the hopper of a big hydrolyzer in which sulfuric acid will start the chemical unraveling of the nylon back to adipic acid and diamine in the new A.D. process unit at the DU{Pont nylon plant at Seaford,...
    • DuPont Magazine [September-October 1991]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Conservation of natural resources; Water; Petroleum industry; Recycling; Agriculture; Automobile industry;
    • Table of Contents: A mighty fight with a tiny pest; Responding to environment regulations; An inside look at corrosion; Making and marketing recycled resins; A growing partnership with nature; The value in waste; Making the green car go; Objective:...
    • Memphis TN Plant

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    • Automatic controls for treatment of wastes at DuPonts Memphis TN plant insure that effluent is made harmless before it is discharged into nearby stream. Waste treatment area includes two large eight hour retention basins and a smaller one hour...
    • Memphis TN Plant

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    • Waste from manufacturing operations at DuPonts Memphis, TN plant receives special treatment before it is finally discharged into nearby stream, Building in background houses automatic controls. Pipes carry chlorine, caustic and steam, which are...
    • 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...
    • To the Fireman

    • Posters; War posters; Coal;
    • Text from image: "To the Fireman: The Man With The Shovel controls the wise use of Coal. The Country needs his skill to prevent waste of fuel reqired to keep us warm and to turn the wheels of industry that shall command Victory."
    • Coal Mines

    • Steel industry; Industrial facilities; Industry;
    • Coal mine breaker with coal dust or waste storage to left and limestone to right, The limestone is crushed to powder to coat the wall and roof of the mine to help prevent explosions
    • DuPont Magazine [February-March 1952]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Plastics industry; Agriculture; Firearms;
    • Table of Contents: The payoff; Cool profits for manufacturers; United Nations, N.Y.; Neoprene takes the floor; Silos to smokestacks; White sheep, white sheep; Squeezing out waste; Getting the brush off; They raise more roses; Investment in safety;...
    • DuPont Magazine [March-April 1960]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Textile industry; Plastics industry; Nylon; Weeds; Floor coverings;
    • Table of Contents: What stimulates packaging progress; Stretch plus strength; Why the crowd stops; A big year and bright prospects; Bright new faces for U.S. shoppers; Boat refinishing; Papermakers trim pigment waste; Cold facts for a cool...
    • DuPont Magazine [June-July 1950]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Firearms; Golf; Plastics industry; Textile industry; Pest control; Paint industry;
    • Table of Contents: The Kentucky rifle; Artists with a camera; Less worryin' on the greens; 50 years of tire progress; Chemistry's squeeze play; What do you know about air conditioning; Stop that fall; It says right here in Webster; Fashions in...
    • DuPont Magazine [August-September 1950]

    • Periodicals; Chemical industry; Glassblowing; Paint industry; Plastics industry; Paper industry; Textile industry;
    • Table of Contents: Revolution in bookbinding; Brakes relined with a bang; Ideas in glass; Paint in his business; Birth of a package; Peroxides war on waste; World's fastest tinplating; They work on tomorrow's problems; Paper is better now; Stop,...

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