Dictionary of industrial chemicals, terms, processes, reactions, and related terminology. Used throughout industry where chemicals are used by all levels of staff. The book should be a useful reference for chemistry and engineering students and for first responders to chemical accidents, such as fire-fighters, police and emergency clean-up technicians. Three distinct types of information are presented: descriptions of chemicals, raw materials, manufacturing processes and equipment; definitions of chemical entities, phenomena and terminology used in every phase of engineering and technical development; and descriptions of a wide range of trademarked products used in the chemical industries. Pagination: xiii + 1229 pages including appendices.
Good condition for a second-hand book: very light wear to spine edges, very light bumping to bottom corners of covers and to spine ends with 1.2cm closed tear to front cover - spine joint at bottom end; light soiling/staining to page edges, very light creasing to bottom edge of some pages, liquid stain to top edge of pages 990 to end, internally fine.