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1540. IMHAUSEN, A. [Coal as Raw Material for Soaps.] Fette u. Seifen, vol. 44, 1937, pp. 411-415; Chem. Abs., vol. 32, 1938, p. 823.
Lecture is given outlining the history and chemistry of the processes for production of fatty acids by oxidation of paraffin hydrocarbons, which in turn may be synthesized by the Fischer-Tropsch contact process from water gas produced from coal.