Aluminium in the chemical and food industries.
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Published by British Aluminium Co. in London .
Written in English

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ContributionsBritish Aluminium Company.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 149p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14375315M

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