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Redmanol Chemical Products Company, of 68 Victoria Street, London, SW1. Telephone: Victoria 5441 (4 lines). Telegraphic Address: "Bakelite, Sowest, London"

  • 1927 Agreement was concluded between Baekeland in America, the Damard Lacquer Co and two other British companies - Mouldensite Ltd and Redmanol Ltd - to form a new company, Bakelite Ltd, in order to exploit Baekeland's phenol formaldehyde patents in England.
  • 1937 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. See Bakelite Ltd., Exhibits. (Stand No. cb.508)

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