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Gardner's Chemical Synonyms and Trade Names

Eleventh Edition
edited by GWA Milne


  • More than 35,000 chemicals and trade name products
  • More than 85,000 fully cross-referenced synonyms (hyperlinked in software)
  • CAS and EINECS number indexes
  • Merck Index Numbers
  • More than 1,500 International Manufacturers (hyperlinked in software)

Gardner's Chemical Synonyms and Trade Names has become one of the best known and most widely used sources of information on chemicals in commerce. This Eleventh Edition reflects the continuing research underlying this reference work and has seen a major expansion of the information provided for individual chemical compounds.

An International Guide to 35,000 Chemical Products!

Gardner's features a comprehensive selection of chemicals. All bulk inorganic chemicals, major pesticides, dyestuffs, surfactants, metals and alloys are included. The 5,000 highest volume chemicals in the US, as defined by application of the Toxic Substances Control Act, are all represented.

Entries, whenever possible, contain detailed information on definitions, classifications, chemical composition, functions, applications and suppliers. A feature new to this Edition is the inclusion of physical properties data for pure chemicals. Data that has been provided, as available, include the melting point, boiling point, density or specific gravity, refractive index, optical rotation, ultraviolet absorption, solubility and acute toxicity.

Thousands of new synonyms have been included in Gardner's to make it one of the most comprehensive sources of chemical synonym information available. Overall, both the structure of Gardner's and the quality of the information it contains have been greatly improved in this edition. The result is a reference tool that no chemical professional should be without!


  1. Dictionary: Provides detailed information on 35,000 chemical compounds including: Chemical Name; CAS, EINECS, and Merck Numbers; Molecular Formula; Synonyms; Uses; Chemical Properties; and Manufacturer/Suppliers.

  2. Thesaurus: Contains 85,000 synonyms, each cross-referenced back to the compound's main entry in the Dictionary.

  3. Indexes: CAS Registry Numbers and EINECS Numbers Indexes.

  4. Directory: Provides complete contact information for the 1,500 manufacturers and suppliers of referenced compounds.

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Gardner's Chemical Synonyms
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