Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 48 - Residual Refining and Processing to Safety: Operating Discipline, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design

Volume 48 - Residual Refining and Processing to Safety: Operating Discipline, 1st Edition

Edited by John J. McKetta Jr

CRC Press

496 pages

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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

"Residual Refining and Processing, Jean F. Le Page, Jean C. Plumail, and Michel Davidson Residual, Visbreaking Costs, Adam Zanker Resins, Guy Weismantel and Christianne Weismantel Resins, Hydrocarbon, Arthur M. Patureau and Kenneth F. Foley Resistivity, Electrical, of Solid and Liquid Metals, Adam Zanker Resources, Chemical Marketing Research, Balaji B. Singh Retrofit, Basics, Louis J. Cabano Retrofitting, Coal-Fired Boilers, C. Thomas Breuer Return on Investment, Jerald Linsley Reverse Osmosis, Seawater, Pressure Effects, C. I. Sackincer Reverse Osmosis and Ultrafiltration, Charles H. Gooding Reverse Osmosis and Ultrafiltration, Alloy Choice, B. Tod and J. W. Oldfield Reverse Osmosis for Wastewater Treatment, M. A. Saad Rheology and Rheometry, Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff Risk Management of Engineered Designs, H. Wade Goodner Roasting, Fluidized-Bed, Stephen R. Cammarn, Thomas L. Lange, and Gale D. Beckett Robots in the Chemical Industry, Theodore J. Williams Roof Ventilation, Sizing, John D. Constance Rotating Bodies, Critical Speed, Adam Zanker Rotating Equipment, Shop Testing, Arvind G. Godse Rotating Equipment, Troubleshooting, George R. Kent Rotating Equipment, Vibration Limits, Alex Lifson, Harold R. Simmons, and Anthony J. Smalley Rubber, Synthetic, H. L. Hsieh, P. H. Wagner, and C. R. Wilder Rules of Thumb Estimating, Stanley M. Walas Rupture Disks, Geof Brazier Safety, Combustion Systems, G. J. Kauffman Safety Management, F. Owen Kubias Safety, Operating Discipline, Douglas A. Rausch "

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Chemical Processing and Design Encyclopedia

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SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical