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Petrochemicals in Nontechnical Language
Third Edition
by Donald L. Burdick

Petrochemicals in Nontechnical Language is designed to provide the reader with a definitive overview of petrochemicals and is the only source to get a clear understanding of this complex topic.

Features and benefits:

  • Read it cover to cover and complete the exercises at the end of each chapter
  • Read each self-contained chapter as the subjects come up in your business life
  • Use it as a nontechnical encyclopedia
  • Use it as a primer in petrochemical economics
  • Packed with diagrams and tables to aid in understanding

Contents

  1. What you need to know about organic chemistry
  2. Benzene
  3. Toluene and the xylenes
  4. Cyclohexane
  5. Olefins plants, ethylene, and propylene
  6. The hydrocarbon family
  7. Cumene and phenol
  8. Ethylbenzene and styrene
  9. Ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride
  10. Ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol
  11. Propylene oxide and propylene glycol
  12. Methanol and synthesis gas
  13. Other alcohols
  14. Formaldehyde and acetaldehyde
  15. Ketones
  16. Acids
  17. Acrylonitrile, acrylic acid, and acrylates
  18. Maleic anhydride
  19. Alpha olefins
  20. Nature of polymers
  21. Thermoplastics
  22. Resins and fibers

Index

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Third Editon
by Donald L. Burdick

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