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Alliance Aluminium Co

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Alliance Aluminium Company, producers of aluminium, sodium and potassium, of Wallsend

  • 1888 Prospectus issued for shares in the company which would make aluminium available in large quantities and high purity[1]. Experiments had been done at the Works of Mr Krupp in Essen. Supplies of cryolite were under contract. Supply of soda arranged from Newcastle Chemical Works Co. Mr Forster's invention would be applied to clean up the waste products.
  • 1889 Production of Aluminium and Sodium by the Netto process.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 5 June 1888
  2. The Engineer of 21st June 1889 p520