Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 34 - Pentachlorophenol to Petroleum Fractions: Liquid Densities, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design

Volume 34 - Pentachlorophenol to Petroleum Fractions: Liquid Densities, 1st Edition

Edited by John J. McKetta Jr

CRC Press

420 pages

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Hardback: 9780824724849
pub: 1990-04-27

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"Written by engineers for engineers (with over 150 International Editorial Advisory Board members),this highly lauded resource provides up-to-the-minute information on the chemical processes, methods, practices, products, and standards in the chemical, and related, industries. "


"High acclaim from worldwide authoritative journals . . .an ambitious work indeed. . .a valuable addition to many college and industrial libraries. . . . . .highly recommend[ed]. . .to any student of the chemical process industries. . .provides a valuable starting point for any specific design-related project. "

---American Scientist

". . .a useful and valuable addition to all technical, professional, and university library collections. "

---IEEE Journal

". . .A wealth of information is presented on a number of processes, each keyword is followed by extensive bibliographies, unit operations are illustrated by practical problems, and case studies are presented of design exercises. "

---Chemistry & Industry

"A very attractive series of volumes. "

---The Cost Engineer

Table of Contents

"Pentachlorophenol, Robert P. Hirschmann, Dennis R. Lindsay, and E. John Wilkinson Performance Appraisal, Joel R. DeLuca and Kathleen F. Morris Performance Curves, Centrifugal Compressors, Ronald P. Lapina Performance Optimization and Corrective Maintenance, R. Krishnaswamy and Norman H. Parker Perlite Supply-Demand Relationships, Arthur C. Meisinger Permafrost, Pipe Line Design Considerations, Graeme G. King ""Permit Space"" Standards, Theodore D. Trowbridge Petrochemical Future Outlook, Demand, Supply, Pricing, Paul W. Fields, Paul A. C. Cook, Jacque W. Forest, Hugh S. Pylant, and John H. Jenkins Petrochemical Industry of India, B. K. B. Rao Petrochemical Market Trends, Dale F. Rudd and M. Sigurdsson Petrochemical Plants and Petroleum Refineries, Alloy Selection for Furnace Tubulars, C. M. Schillmoller Petrochemical Production, History of, Peter H. Spitz Petrochemical Raw Materials and Products Flow Sheet, Harold F. Hoffman Petroleum Coke Supply-Demand Relationships, James H. Waller Petroleum Distillates, Molecular Weight Estimation, Adam Zanker Petroleum Fractions, Liquid Densities, Monica E. Baltatu, R. W. Hankinson, and George H. Thomson "

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SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical