07:45 Aug 6, 2018
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
Swedish term or phrase: vitriolsjuderi

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I Falun engagerade han sig i ***vitriolsjuderiet***.

So vitriol is probably sulphuric acid and a "sjuderi" is a place where things are boiled down (reduced like in cooking) but what is the English word for such a place please?

Cauldron appears on Internet but this seems to be natural places like in Yellowstone Park, not industrial

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4sulfuric acid plant

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sulfuric acid plant

vitriol = sulfuric acid

sjuderi = fabrik där man sjuder till exempel salpeter, tvål = factory

So, the literal translation is sulfuric acid factory

However, it is usually referred to as *sulfuric acid plant*

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