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Reference numberEC/1891/15
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TitleMond, Ludwig: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationPresident of the Society of Chemical Industry, V-P Chem Soc. Distinguished technical chemist and inventor. Has made important additions to chemical industrial processes and products, especially with reference to the alkali industry, having improved the mode of manufacture of carbonate of soda, caustic soda, hydrochloric acid, chlorine, ammoniacal products, and gas generating furnaces, &c. In 1863 he developed what is known as the 'Mond Process of Sulphur Recovery fom Alkali Waste,' and has since that date devoted himself to the introduction and development of the ammonia soda process of alkali manufacture into England. Author of various papers in Rept Brit Assoc, Journ Soc Chem Ind.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge: A Vernon Harcourt; W N Hartley; William Ramsay
From Personal Knowledge: James Dewar; T E Thorpe; William Crookes; J H Gilbert; Hugo Muller; F A Abel; Wm Odling; A Dupre; [Warren de la Rue]; G D Liveing; W C Roberts-Austen; G Matthey; Lyon Playfair; E Frankland; R Meldola
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Mond, Ludwig: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7140Mond; Ludwig (1839 - 1909)1839 - 1909
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