2nd Edition

Filtration Principles and Practices, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded

Edited By Michael J. Matteson, Clyde Orr Copyright 1987

    Completely revised and updated, this Second Edition of the critically acclaimed referenceprovides the very latest theoretical and practical data on filtration of gases and liquids.Filtration: Principles and Practices, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded features severalall-new chapters which detail filtration in the mineral industry, high-efficiency air filtration,cartridge filters, and ultrafiltration.The most authoritative and comprehensive guide to essential, state-of-the-art data, Filtration:Principles and Practices, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded is an indispensable referencefor industrial process and chemical engineers and scientists engaged in research, development,and production in the chemical, mineral, food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries. Itis also a valuable reference for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in chemicalengineering courses in unit operations.

    Preface to the Second Edition, Preface to the First Edition, Contributors, 1 Gas Filtration Theory, 2 Liquid Filtration Theory, 3 Filter Media, 4 Industrial Gas Filtration, 5 Filtration Pretreatment, 6 Filtration in the Chemical Process Industry, 7 Ultrafiltration, 8 Filtration in the Mineral Industry, 9 Filtration in Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning, 10 Cartridge Filtration, 11 High-Efficiency Air Filtration, 12 Analytical Applications of Filtration, 13 Filter Evaluation and Testing, Index


    Michael J. Matteson, Clyde Orr