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Theory and Industrial Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by P.R. Garrett

CRC Press

344 pages

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Reviews all known antifoam mechanisms, and discusses the appropriate practical approaches for solving foam control problems in a variety of industrial contexts. These range from crude oil production to detergent formulation.

Table of Contents

1. The Mode of Action of Antifoams. 2. Antifoam for Nonaqueous Systems in the Oil Industry. 3. Defoaming in the Pulp and Paper Industry. 4. Application of Antifoams in Pharmaceuticals. 5. High-Performance Antifoams for the Textile Dyeing Industry. 6. Foam Control in Detergent Products. 7. Antifoams for Paints. 8. Surfactant Antifoams

About the Editor

P. R. Garrett

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Physical & Theoretical