Handbook of chemical technology and pollution control / Martin B. Hocking.Material type: TextPublication details: London : Academic, 1998. ISBN: 012350810XSubject(s): Pollution -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Chemical engineering -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Environmental chemistry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Chemical industry -- Environmental aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etcDDC classification: 660.0286
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Background and Technical Aspects -- 2. Air Quality Measurement and Effects of Pollution -- 3. Air Pollution Control Priorities and Methods -- 4. Water Quality Measurement -- 5. Raw Water Processing and Wastewater Treatment -- 6. Natural and Derived Sodium and Potassium Salts -- 7. Industrial Bases by Chemical Routes -- 8. Electrolytic Sodium Hydroxide, Chlorine, and Related Commodities -- 9. Sulfur and Sulfuric Acid -- 10. Phosphorus and Phosphoric Acid -- 11. Ammonia, Nitric Acid, and Their Derivatives -- 12. Aluminum and Compounds -- 13. Ore Enrichment and Smelting of Copper -- 14. Production of Iron and Steel -- 15. Production of Pulp and Paper -- 16. Fermentation and Other Microbiological Processes -- 17. Petroleum Production and Transport -- 18. Petroleum Refining -- 19. Petrochemicals -- 20. Condensation (Step-Growth) Polymer Theory -- 21. Commercial Polycondensation (Step-Growth) Polymers -- 22. Addition (Chain Reaction) Polymer Theory -- 23. Commercial Addition (Vinyl-Type) Polymers -- App. 1. Constants, SI Units and Multiples, and Formulas -- App. 2. Conversion Factors.
This practical book integrates the subject of industrial chemistry with pollution control and environmental chemistry. With this unified approach, Handbook of Chemical Technology and Pollution Control meets the requirements of practicing professionals and consultants for a concise reference to the key features, relative importance, and environmental impact of currently operating chemical processes. The book is also designed to meet the critical needs of students training for industrial careers.