The safeguarding of industries act

1922 Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry  
doubtless i n position to bc wcll iiiforiocd. Uiit +nt aro vw to in.fcr from. +is? TIi:it tho itIFi of iisiiig poison-gns did not origiiriito with tho ni~lltnrp :iiithoritics? IVitli \rIioin, thcn, did i t origiii:itc? I\'itIi thosc who dircctcd thc 1lliiiicl:ind C1ic1nic:il ]I:~t:rblisli~iiciits? If so, Dr. J)iiisbcrg iind his col-Ic:igucs of tho Iiitcrc~ciigciiiciiislin~t rest undcr : L very Iiciivy imp1ie:ition. If tho rcaponsil~ility is theirs tlicg Iinvc siiiirclied tho fair fiilnc of
more » ... fair fiilnc of Ctcr~n:in cliciiiicnl intliistrg with iin inilcliblc st:iin. LUtiioiigli tho action of tho Wnahington Confcrcnco is cniiiicntly sntisfnctory nnd of grcnt cncournpcinent, i t is obrioiis t h t ~nucli rcni:iins t o lie tfono bcforc tho cwnsiiniiii:ition so dcroutly to IIC wiahctl is ntt:iinotl. Public opinion requires to Lc orgniiisctl, for olficinl :ictioii scltlorn inores in :idvancc ol it. 'I'hc in:?chiiicry for this :iction csists i i i tlic Lcnguo of Rlntions, :ind crcrv cfrort slioiiltl bo ninc~o to sct i t in inotioti. Org:iii;s:itions in this coiintry :ire iilrcntly :it work to this c~itl, iiiid the co-opcr:ition of sinii1:ir ngcncics in otlicr countries slioiild bo soiight. l'ronipt, collcctirc, :ind IIWinoiiiouti cllort will C * I I S I I~C siicccss. THE SAFEGUARDING OF INDUSTRIES ACT. -CALCIUM CARBIDE. Tlic coiiipl:iiiit tli:it calciuni ciirbidc wis iniproperly cscliidctl by tliu Jkxirtl of 'llriidc! froiii tho list of iirticlcs siibject to iinport duty iiiitlcr J'itrt 1. of the S;ifegii;irding of Jndiistrim Act wis Iic:ird 11g the 0liici:il Rcfcrcc, JIr. Cyril Atliillaoil, on JICCCIII-Iicr 10, 17, 21, :ind Jii~iiriirg 14, l!), 20, P I , and 23. Tlic coiiipliiin:iiip, the 1lritisli C'clliilosu iind Cliciiiiciil 31~ll11~f:lct~~r~~11: Co., lkl., tiiid llritisli C:irbidc? Ii';ictorics, Jdcl., were rcprcsciitcd by Sir Arthiir Colcf:is iiud Jlr. J. lli!iitcr Ur:iy. '1'11~ opponents ~r c r o ;illciiJircrsidgo, Lttl., tlic Iiritisli ~\cctylenc :I nd IVcld i ng i\ssoci:l t ion, : r i d otliers, repriwn tell 113' Sir Ihiic:iii l<crly iind Blr. C. rl'crrcll; the Acctyleno Corporatioii of Urciit. Britain, :ind ccrtnin Kor\rcgiuii :id Swedish intcrBts, reprcscnted 11s A h . J)ougl:is hlogg :ind tho lloii. 1t. S, Cripps. Blr. Wliitclic:id nncl Blr. Trc\:ors M'iitson wcrc couns~l for tho 13onrd of 'Jhdc. On tlic ccononiic side, cridciicc WIS given for tho coni~~l:iin~nts 11s 3Ir. .J. ltogcrs, tcc1iiiic:il in:in~ipcr of Nobcl Industries, Ltd., 11s Jlr. 31. 11. JXcltic, gciicrul iii:iiinpcr of tlio l)ritisli C!elliiloso Co., niitl by JIr. 6. 15. Artiss, sccrct:iry of Ilritish Ciirbitle l'iictorics, Ltd.; and for tho opponcnts by qrr. J. ].Toy, ~n:in:iging director of CiIrbidO frictorics ;it lCopcr;i;icii, Norway.
doi:10.1002/jctb.5000410302 fatcat:vjhuj543mzhi5nmw7xiorx4e2m