Monthly Review of the Bureau of Chemistry

Monthly Review of the Bureau of Chemistry

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ... compound oils in the manner that wm;ld lead the purchaser to believe that it consisted of olive oil. In most of the recent instances of this kind the shipping firms have been recently established so that no hope of securing second convictions exists. In some instances 2nd offenses have been found against sonie of the old offenders who have been shipping short volume containers, and it is hoped that a conviction for second offense in these instances will effectually stop the practice now widespread of packing oil in short volume containers. Efforts have been made to bring to the attention of the assistant U. S. district attorneys, in charge of these cases, the importance of bringing about a reform in trade practices relative to the handling of table oils. These efforts have so far succeeded that severe penalties are now being imposed by the court in the southern district of Hew York for conviction in these cases. Two of these cases tfiich were contested during the month of July have terminated in verdicte of guilty against the defendants. The court in each instance has imposed a severe fine. Seven seiztires of misbranded and adulterated table oils have been made during the month. SPICES AND C0NDIMENTS New York Station reports the analyses of a number of prepared mustard samples collected as the result of factory inspections. In many instances these show excessive bran, and in some cases charlock and cereal starch have been detected. It appears that this project deserves particular attention at this time. C00PERATI0N The usual ar.ount of work has been done for other Federal Departments. Colorado Kr. Wilbur F. Cannon, State Food Conmissioner, informed the Denver Station that an icecream manufacturer of Denver is manufacturing ice cream containing...
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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 236g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236542223
  • 9781236542229