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"Camillo Cavour e la chimica dei fertilizzanti"

Activity by Marina Zuccoli   |   added on Mar 18, 2011   |   Italy Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Assofertilizzanti-Federchimica

Bibliographic exhibition about the activity of the Italian minister of Agriculture Camillo Cavour (1810-1861) in the 150th anniversary of the Italian unification. Cavour was the first to import guano from Peru and to establish a firm for the production of chemical fertilizers in Italy, in 1847.

Bibliographic exhibition about the activity of the Italian minister of Agriculture Camillo Cavour (1810-1861) in the 150th anniversary of the Italian unification. Cavour was the firs to import guano from Peru and to establish a firm for the production of chemical fertilizers in Italy, in 1847.

On april 14th at 10.30 the exhibition will be opened by lectures by prof. Angelo Varni (history of the italian unification ) and prof. Claudio Ciavatta (agricultural chemistry); introduction by prof. Andrea Segrè, Dean of the Faculty.

Place: Biblioteca Centralizzata "G. Goidanich", Facoltà di Agraria, Viale Fanin 40 - 40127 Bologna Italy

Date: 14-29 april 2011; opening hours: 9-17 monday to friday.

Contacts: Marina Zuccoli, marina.zuccoli@unibo.it


Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professors, industrial chemists
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