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Radius Toothbrush

<p>Information on this company is not currently available.</p> <p>Company catalogue available in <a href="http://library.syr.edu/digital/guides/c/casper_coll.htm">Irwin Casper Collection of Brush Product Literature</a>.</p>
 

Ranger- Tennere, INC NYC

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RCA Corp.

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Recto Molded Products Inc.

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Reed-Prentice Corp.

&lt;p&gt;This Worcester, Massachusetts based company is a major producer of plastics injection molding machinery. In 1936 the company produced the first American commercial plastics injection molding machine.&lt;/p&gt; &lt;p&gt;The company
 

Reflexcel

<p>Made in England</p>
 

Regaline

<p>Information on this company is not currently available.</p>
 

Reichhold Chemicals

<p>Reichhold Chemicals, White Plains, NY produced RCI Polylite polyester for molded fiberglass.&nbsp; RCI Polylite in molded fiberglass was used in the 1962 Chris Craft constellation boat for the cabin sides, portions of cabin tops and
 

Revell, Inc.

<p>Revell, Inc. is an American toymaker, best known for its plastic models.&nbsp; It was founded by Lewis Glaser in Californian 1941 and originally named Precision Specialties. In the early 1950s, Precision Specialties successfully developed
 

Rexhall Drug and Chemical

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Reynolds Molded Products

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Reynolds Spring Co.

<p>Jackson, MI company.</p>
 

Rhodia, Inc.

&lt;p&gt;From Wikipedia:&lt;strong&gt;&lt;br /&gt;&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;/p&gt; &lt;blockquote&gt; &lt;p&gt;Rhodia is a group specialized in fine chemistry, &lt;span class=&quot;mw-redirect&quot;&gt;synthetic fibers&lt;/span&gt; and &lt;span
 

Rialto Products

<p>Rialto Products, a New York company founded by Abe Rothman, began as the Rialto Button and Wood Products Company. In the 1930s the factory was located at 147 Baxter Street, New York City, where wood frames, zipper pulls, and locks
 

Richardson Co.

&lt;p&gt;Melrose Park, Illinois based company produced molded Insurok.&amp;nbsp; Laminated Insurok was used air ducts in military planes during World War II.&lt;/p&gt; &lt;p&gt;In September 1943 the Richardson Company advertised that
 

Richter

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Rilsan

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RLR Industries

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Roanoid Plastics Ltd.

&lt;p class=&quot;TextDescription&quot;&gt;Roanoid Plastics Ltd was a specialized molder in England, and provided the ocean liner Queen Mary with various plastic fittings in 1936.&amp;nbsp; The company marketed Roanoid, a plastic made
 

Robinson Plastics Corp.

&lt;p&gt;The Robinson Plastics Corporation is a plastic molding company founded by Sol M. Robinson on West 40th Street in New York City. After moving several time, the company settled in Jersey City, New Jersey, in 1970. Robinson began