Novomeysky, Moshe

(1873-1961)
   Russian mining engineer. He worked on the Siberian gold mines, and in 1911 visited Palestine and analysed samples of Dead Sea water, which contained potash and bromide magnesium as well as other chemical salts. Later he returned to Palestine and established the Palestine Potash Company.

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