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Arbós i Tor, Jaume

Sant Hipòlit de Voltregà, Osona 1824 - Barcelona 1882. Chemist.

In 1857 he set up a gas factory in Mataró (Barcelona) and five years after he patented the first inhalation gas called gas Arbós, which is a mixture of water gas and hydrocarbon.

This gas was used in several places in Catalunya. Some of his works in chemistry and science, under a theological point of view, were published.

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