Handbook Of Industrial Chemistry And Biotechnology

byJames A. KentEditorTilak V. Bommaraju, Scott D. Barnicki

Hardcover | September 11, 2017

Handbook Of Industrial Chemistry And Biotechnology by James A. Kent
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This widely respected and frequently consulted reference work provides a wealth of information and guidance on industrial chemistry and biotechnology. Industries covered span the spectrum from salt and soda ash to advanced dyes chemistry, the nuclear industry, the rapidly evolving biotechnology industry, and, most recently, electrochemical energy storage devices and fuel cell science and technology.

Other topics of surpassing interest to the world at large are covered in chapters on fertilizers and food production, pesticide manufacture and use, and the principles of sustainable chemical practice, referred to as green chemistry.

Finally, considerable space and attention in the Handbook are devoted to the subjects of safety and emergency preparedness.

It is worth noting that virtually all of the chapters are written by individuals who are embedded in the industries whereof they write so knowledgeably.
James A. Kent has extensive experience as a chemical engineer and engineering educator. He most recently served as Chrysler Professor and Dean of Engineering and Science at the University of Detroit Mercy and, prior to that, he was Professor and Dean of Engineering at Michigan Technological University, and Professor of Chemical Enginee...
Title:Handbook Of Industrial Chemistry And BiotechnologyFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:2278 pages, 10 X 7.01 X 0 inShipping dimensions:2278 pages, 10 X 7.01 X 0 inPublished:September 11, 2017Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:331952285X

ISBN - 13:9783319522852

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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