The book offers a complete compilation of techniques for separating liquid-liquid mixtures, liquids with dissolved solids, gas vapour mixtures, solid-liquid mixtures and gas solid mixtures. Including over 60% new and revised material, it covers new techniques such as melt crystallization, solid-solid separations and barrier infiltration of hot gases.
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A new edition of the one and only handbook covering all major methods used to separate chemicals. Here is the knowledge and experience of 44 experts and information that is vital to your industry and job. This solutions-oriented book explains in detail all the industrially accepted techniques for separating chemicals from one another without the use of chemical reactions. Look to this book for every method of dealing with every mixture, including liquid-liquid, liquids with dissolved solids, liquid-solid, solid-solid, gas-liquid, and gas-solid. New sections in the third edition cover design of tray columns, air stripping, melt crystallization, dust collectors, and hot gas barrier filtration. In addition, the chapters on batch distillation, steam distillation and stripping, design of packed columns, evaporation, crystallization from solutions, centrifugration, drying of solids in liquids, and gas-solid separation have been completely rewritten. All the remaining chapters have been updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. This Handbook is essential to the performance of many tasks. For example, it helps. . .PROCESS ENGINEERS select the best separation technique and choose the correct equipment; PROJECT MANAGERS and PROJECT ENGINEERS learn all the requirements of design and implementation; ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERS use all of today's available techniques for removing undesirable ingredients from waste streams; PLANT ENGINEERS find a wide variety of process information to help them perform their job more efficiently. Whatever your separation problem, you'll find the procedure you need carefully detailed, the steps clearly outlined, and the optimum equipment fully described. All the mthods presented here have been proven in practice.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070570612
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3rd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070570612