Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

SALT MANUFACTURE.

There apprarcrl in tho Auckland 'Herald,' urrter dale December 28ih. an interview with the manager <>( an American salt company. This nrl'clo In- bren repeated in tiiany newspnpers ihreiiidioul the Dominion. It. was tilted that the present salt supply to New Zealand is largely Australian, and from countries now at war with the Empire. This is quite wrong, ••>* is shown by reference to the imports to New ZejJand in the last published staii-lie—viz. i Tons. Uuii.rd Kingdom 1.5,729 Victoria 65 >iew South Wedcs 216 ."jouth Australia 5.73-1 British suit (iota!) 19,794 Tons. Cermany ... .„ 1.949 Holland 451 Russia 786 U.S. America 926 Foreign salt (rulal; 4,092 Another statement tint the salt, being used in New Zeal-jud contains injurious substances (lime and magnesium) is also wrong, as is disclosed by an analy-is of the bust known and most used brand of English salt imported, of which the following is a copy: Analysis of sample of dried vacuum salt, drawn by us from bulk for the Salt Union, Ltd.:— " Sodium Chloride ... ... ... 59.30 Calcium Sulphate, 03 Sodhm' Sulphate , 17 100.00 iSirncd) BT.TBBRT E. DAVIES, ir.A. (Oamb.), B.St:., F.I.C. (Edward Duvies and Son). The above informal ion is supplied by the New Zealand Salt Company, Ltd., agents for fhe Salt Union, Ltd., Liverpool (Kng.), r'e.c largest salt manufacturers in the world, and the Castle Salt Co-op. Company, Ltd., Adelaide (Australia), thn largest salt manufacturers in tho Southern Hemisphere.— [Advt.]

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ESD19150107.2.65

Bibliographic details

SALT MANUFACTURE., Issue 15694, 7 January 1915

Word Count
235

SALT MANUFACTURE. Issue 15694, 7 January 1915

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working