Handbook of chemical technology and pollution control /

The Handbook of Chemical Technology and Pollution Control (3rd Edition) provides a detailed review of the chemistry and operating conditions of many of the present large-scale chemical processes important to our economy and high standards of living. The processes that could lead to emissions affecti...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hocking, M. B. 1938-
Format: eBook
Published: San Diego : Academic, ©2005.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Background and technical aspects
  • Air quality measurement and effects of pollution
  • Air pollution control priorities and methods
  • Water quality measurement
  • Raw water processing and wastewater treatment
  • Natural and derived sodium and potassium salts
  • Industrial bases by chemical routes
  • Electrolytic sodium hydroxide, chlorine, and related commodities
  • Sulfur and sulfuric acid
  • Phosphorus and phosphoric acid
  • Ammonia, nitric acid and their derivatives
  • Aluminum and compounds
  • Ore enrichment and smelting of copper
  • Production of iron and steel
  • Production of pulp and paper
  • Fermentation and other microbiological processes
  • Petroleum production and transport
  • Petroleum refining
  • Petrochemicals
  • Condensation (step-growth) polymer theory
  • Commercial polycondensation (step-growth) polymers
  • Addition (chain reaction) polymer theory
  • Commercial addition (vinyl-type) polymers.