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Industrial Inorganic Chemistry, 2nd Completely Revised Edition

Industrial Inorganic Chemistry, 2nd Completely Revised Edition

Karl Heinz Büchel, Hans-Heinrich Moretto, Dietmar Werner

ISBN: 978-3-527-61333-5

Nov 2008

667 pages

$239.99

Description

This book provides an up-to-date survey of modern industrial inorganic chemistry in a clear and concise manner. Production processes are described in close detail, aspects such as the disposition of raw materials and energy consumption, the economic significance of the product and technical applications, as well as ecological problems, being discussed.

From reviews of the previous edition:

'... Overall this is an extremely useful, authoritative reference book dealing with a topic in which it is often difficult to obtain up-to-date information. ...'
Chemistry and Industry

'One of few texts available that concisely describes the current state of industrial inorganic chemistry. ...'
The New York Public Library

'... and as for modern uses of inorganic chemistry, I'd recommend this book as a welcome addition to any professional library...'
Chemtech

'This book fills an important niche in its sector. Industrial scientists and engineers, academics, and students can be recommended to turn to it with reasonable confidence that the most important areas are described. ...'
Endeavour

'... it fills a currently existing gap in the market.'
Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology
PRIMARY INORGANIC MATERIALS
Water
Hydrogen
Hydrogen Peroxide and Inorganic Peroxo Compounds
Nitrogen and Nitrogen Compounds
Phosphorus and its Compounds
Sulfur and Sulfur Compounds
Halogens and Halogen Compounds
MINERAL FERTILIZERS
Phosphorus-Containing Fertilizers
Nitrogen-Containing Fertilizers
Potassium-Containing Fertilizers
METALS AND THEIR COMPOUNDS
Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals and their Compounds
Aluminum and its Compounds
Chromium Compounds and Chromium
Silicon and its Inorganic Compounds
Manganese Compounds and Manganese
ORGANO-SILICON COMPOUNDS
Industrially Important Organo-Silicon Compounds
Industrially Important Silanes
Silicones
Industrial Silicone Products
INORGANIC SOLIDS
Silicate Products
Inorganic Fibers
Construction Materials
Enamel
Ceramics
Metallic Hard Materials
Carbon Modifications
Fillers
Inorganic Pigments
NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE
Economic Importance of Nuclear Energy
General Information about the Nuclear Fuel Cycle
Availability of Uranium
Nuclear Reactor Types
Nuclear Fuel Production
Disposal of Waste from Nuclear Power Stations
'... Overall this is an extremely useful, authoritative reference book dealing with a topic in which it is often difficult to obtain up-to-date information. ...'
Chemistry and Industry

'One of few texts available that concisely describes the current state of industrial inorganic chemistry. ...'
The New York Public Library

'... and as for modern uses of inorganic chemistry, I'd recommend this book as a welcome addition to any professional library...'
Chemtech

'This book fills an important niche in its sector. Industrial scientists and engineers, academics, and students can be recommended to turn to it with reasonable confidence that the most important areas are described. ...'
Endeavour

'... it fills a currently existing gap in the market.'
Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology