|Auguste Trillat materials science|
Auguste Trillat discovered precipitating casein with formaldehyde produced an odorless, insoluble, biodegradable, antiallergenic, and nonflammable plastic.
With Galalith, Coco Chanel created costume jewellery for her little black dress. Combs, buttons, and knitting needles Pens, piano keys, and umbrella handles. Galalith could be produced in any color and patterned to look like amber or marble. It was cheap and safe to make, but could not be heat-molded after it set.
The ALL-BRITISH Material
All kinds of ELECTRICAL
FITTINGS and ACCESSORIES.
Manufacture or handle in any way
FITTINGS and ACCESSORIES for
Wireless Installations, Telephones,
Aeroplanes, Motor Cars,
Magneto Terminals, Collector Rings,
Levers, Switch Handles,
Button and Pear Pushes, Plugs, Pegs, &c.?
If so, you will find
the ideal material for all these articles, both on grounds of
economy and artistic appearance, and also because it is non-
inflammable and non-conductive. Made in rods, sheets or
tubes, it is unrivalled as a substitute for Amber, Buffalo Horn,
Coral, Ivory, Tortoiseshell, Turquoise, Ebonite, &c.,
believe disgruntled German competitors if they tell you they can
even equal Erinoid for quality, selection or delivery, as you will
be quickly convinced to the contrary if you will drop a line to
(Dept. E) Lightpill Mills,