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Rubber Growers' Association

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Formed by British owners of rubber plantations in Ceylon and Malaysia.[1]

The Association funded a new botany building at Imperial College of Science and Technology as well as supporting latex research in their chemistry department.[2]

1947 - Chairman: Mr. W. Richards[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The History of Imperial College London, 1907-2007 by Hannah Gay, page 225
  2. The History of Imperial College London, 1907-2007 by Hannah Gay, page 74
  3. House of Commons Hansard, Volume 445, 04 December 1947