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Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Volume 15, 5th Edition

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Volume 15, 5th Edition

Kirk-Othmer (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-471-48508-7

Oct 2005

880 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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The fifth edition of the Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology builds upon the solid foundation of the previous editions, which have proven to be a mainstay for chemists, biochemists, and engineers at academic, industrial, and government institutions since publication of the first edition in 1949.
The new edition includes necessary adjustments and modernisation of the content to reflect changes and developments in chemical technology. Presenting a wide scope of articles on chemical substances, properties, manufacturing, and uses; on industrial processes, unit operations in chemical engineering; and on fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field.
The Encyclopedia describes established technology along with cutting edge topics of interest in the wide field of chemical technology, whilst uniquely providing the necessary perspective and insight into pertinent aspects, rather than merely presenting information.
* Set began publication in January 2004
* Over 1,000 articles
* More than 600 new or updated articles
* 27 volumes

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, 27 Volume Set, 5th Edition

Purchased Together:$11,470.00


Lime and Limestone.

Liquid Crystalline Materials.

Lithium and Lithium Compounds.

Lithographic Resists.

Lubrication and Lubricants.

Macrolide Antibiotics.

Magnesium and Magnesium Alloys.

Magnesium Compounds.

Magnetic Separation.


Maleic Anhydride, Maleic Acid, and Fumaric Acid.

Malts and Malting.

Manganese and Manganese Alloys.

Manganese Compounds.

Market and Marketing Research.

Mass Spectrometry.

Mass Transfer.

Materials Standards and Specifications.

Melamine Resins.

Membrane Technology.