1st Edition

Handbook of Copper Compounds and Applications

ISBN 9780824789985
Published January 16, 1997 by CRC Press
448 Pages

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Book Description

Emphasizing the utility of copper-related compounds, this text illustrates the numerous current and potential uses from agricultural bactericides and wood preservatives to colourants and solar cells. It discusses the properties and behaviour of the copper ion, copper compounds' employment in organic polymerization and isomerization reactions, the enhancement of feed efficiencies and additives in plant and animal nutrition, and more.

Table of Contents

Chemistry and analysis of the copper ion; salts and basic salts; oxides, hydroxides and carbonates; copper in the computer age; fungicides; algaecides; wood treating; anti-fouling pigments; nutritionals; catalysis; other applications; copper and the environment - reclamation; toxicology/regulatory; frontiers.

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