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    No titles - new chemical believed to be answer to oil pollution in Switzerland.

    C/U scientist pouring oil on surface of lake. C/U oil going onto water surface. M/S of men in boat, one tips on chemical onto the oil which immediately bursts into flames. M/S of the oil burning, it is contained inside a floating barrier. L/S of the oil burning fiercely, sending off clouds of black smoke. Pan up to clouds of black smoke. M/S oil burning on water watched by group of men on beach. C/U men watching. M/S oil burning fiercely. M/S the black smoke. C/U men watching. M/S floating container. Flames are now almost out. C/U of floating container showing that the oil has been destroyed.

    Narrator refers to chemical used as "Kontax".

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56294
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2035.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:04:00 / 01:04:39:00
    Canister:
    67/55
    Sort Number:
    67/055
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    Categories
    Science & Technology Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Pollution Pollution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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