in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Ecology and Conservation; Biological Sciences; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 2394 words.
Smith, (Robert) Angus (1817–1884), applied chemist and environmental scientist, was born in Pollokshaws, near Glasgow, on 15 February 1817, the seventh son and twelfth child of John Smith...