Chemistry in Context by American Chemical SocietyChemistry in Context by American Chemical Society

Chemistry in Context

byAmerican Chemical Society

Paperback | January 8, 2014

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Title:Chemistry in ContextFormat:PaperbackDimensions:11.7 × 6.6 × 1 inPublished:January 8, 2014Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:007352297X

ISBN - 13:9780073522975

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Table of Contents

0 Chemistry for a Sustainable Future

1 The Air We Breathe

2 Protecting the Ozone Layer

3 The Chemistry of Global Climate Change

4 Energy from Combustion

5 Water for Life

6 Neutralizing the Threat of Acid Rain

7 The Fires of Nuclear Fission

8 Energy from Electron Transfer

9 The World of Polymers and Plastics

10 Manipulating Molecules and Designing Drugs

11 Nutrition: Food for Thought

12 Genetic Engineering and the Molecules of Life


Appendix 1: Measure for Measure - Conversion Factors and Constants

Appendix 2: The Power of Exponents

Appendix 3: Clearing the Logjam

Appendix 4: Answers to Your Turn Questions Not Answered in the Text

Appendix 5: Answers to Selected End-of-Chapter Questions