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Raw Materials and Refining

UK, 1961 (MIFF 1962)

Director: Peter Rolfe Johnson

The film covers an explanation of the molecular structure of vegetable oils, their extraction from oil-bearing nuts and the technique of their refinement on an industrial scale.

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