Trade report

1892 Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry  
found thnt ruiii collcctctl nt tlic Aloutaouris ObPcrvntory, l'nriw, contnincd n mcun nmolint of 5.0, mgrmr. iimmoniii per litrc. The nutlior qiiotcs tlic result# of cxpcrimeutv mndc hy scvernl cheniists, which aliow tlint thc riiin-fnl~ of towna nlwnvs contnin colisidcrnbly m.orc nmmonin tliiin that of tIic couniry. nntl so confiidcra tiunt Albert ~devy's iiumbers, ivliich were obtnincd from min collectetl nenr l'iiri#, nro iiot fnirly compnritblc with tlic nutlior'n uittnbcrs. 110 quotea
more » ... rs obtnincd from tlic nunlysis of n lnrgc numbcr of rnin wntcrs collected nt I~otliirmr;tencl, the nienn of ivliicl~ do tiot differ greatly from 0.5 mgnns. per litrc -A. L. X. Eltn ATUll. T h i~ Joitrnnl, IIlny issue. pnpc .Is& col. 1, liuc 27, for 16 siilpliurio ficL1 " rcuil "llydrocl~lariu acid." Also liiic 40, for tho word6 " liko tlic molgl~dcnum precipitate," substitutu thc words 8' in n slow currelit of oxygc~i.'! &ram Stport, . h n o~, i~. ' l TEE JOUBNAL OF TEE BOOIETP OF UEEMIUAL INDUBTRY. 554 THE JOURNAIi OF THE BOOIETP OF aHEM1U.L INDUSTRY. [iuncjo,Ignd, stiiiit!tliiii~ y -t to lie Iciiriictl, wliicli only long cxlicriciice t'iiii liriiig. 0 1 1 the wlitile tlicrc is good wirriiiit for liclicviii~ r h t . the-Iicst .IiiIiiiii-iiiiittc cciiieiits, if not qiiite cqiiiil iii iliiiility to tlic licst ~i i r o~i c i i i i prutliicts, iii:iy lie triisti~tl, iiiitlcr Iirtipcr riifcpiinrtls, for 1111 ciigiiiccriiig 1iiirpiis(*s." Tlic inniiiifiictiirc of glirss is one of rhc oldest of tlic foreign industries in Jiipnii, rind Iins Iiceii carried on oii n coni~inrntivcly cxtciwivc scnlc. A h . Lay's report enunicriitcs niiic glnss fnctorics in Osakn iiloiic, sliic11 represent n totiil ciiliitiil of 95,1Gil., nntl employ 287 workmcn. Gltiss prorluccd iii tlicsc works was cxportcd in 1890 to tho viilue of 1 ~,oou/. ; of this 80 per ccnt. wcnt to Cliiiin proper, 15 pcr cent. to IIoii,~-Koiig, iiiitl ii sninll qiiniitity to \'Intlivo~tock nntl Snn Frniicirco. ~l n x s is nlso mnniifiictiirctl iii Sngwnki. Ily fnr tlic Iiirgcst glass fiictory iii Jaliuii is thnt in 'I'okio, a\viietl Iiy tho Sliiii:~gii\vii Cltiss Coiiipnuy. llr. l'hyftiir, in tiis report, gives (tic following dctnilfi rrgnrding tliia catiililishmcnt :-*' 'I'licsc works wcrc originnlly Ftnrted by thc lntc I'rincc Piinjo ns fnr linck ns 1 8 2 , ahcii he cmployctl nii 1Snglislininn iia iiiatriictor. I t then piissc~l into thc liniitla of the Govcriiiiieiit, nntl s~ili~ct~~icntly Irciiiiie tlic property of twa .iltlllttlCPc ~nercliniita, who soh1 it to the prcseiit coiiipnny in "'I'hc cn1iitnl of tlic coinpnny i s 95,noo1., nntl it WCCi VCR no siilqiort from Govcniineiit. '1 'l'lic iirticlcs mniiufnctiircd nrc chicfly hottlcs for Iiccr i i~i t l wiiic, iiictliciiic I~tittlcs, niitl tnlilc gliiss of clienp t~iinlity. A siiinll qiieiitity is csportctl to Cliiiin rind Iloiig-Koiig, liiit tho prcntcr p r t of tho protliictioii is far lioiiic iisc, l'hc iiiiitcriiil iiseil in olitninctl froiii tlic province of lliknwn for Kotitls o i it siipcrior clii~s. nntl from thc province of Iiosliiii for beer bortlcs. '~'l'lic tot111 iiciinl~cr of \vorklieoplc eiii~iloyetl ia 143, of whoiii ciglit lire wonicii, the tliiily uvci:ijics of u iiiiiii Iwiiig
doi:10.1002/jctb.5000110618 fatcat:5vmzx4dgrnfsnmolnwlewd74iy