Tin - Mexane powder
From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria
- Cardboard container with steel top and bottom. Printed in blue and yellow on white, with cautionary label in red.
- 15 x 6 diameter cm
- sanitation, disinfectant
- This powder was used to sanitize lavatories and kill garden pests, flies and ants, particularly in the days before the sewer was connected.
- Imperial Chemical Industries of Australia & New Zealand Ltd (Maker), Ormond Home Products Co. (Maker)
- "Mexane" sanitary powder... contains "Gammexane", Contains 8 ozs. nett and directions for use.
- 3 Jun 2019 at 12:52PM