A ready-reference book of chemical & physical data (melting point, etc.). Newest edition Online -for assistance SEE: "TOUR OF THE HANDBOOK" [bottom LEFT screen]. Older edition at: Ready Ref. QD 65 H3 2003
Chemistry PLUS forensics, metallurgy, materials science & geology; biographical entries on key figures; entries on major topics e.g. polymers and crystal defects; chronologies charting the main discoveries in atomic theory, biochemistry, explosives, and plastics; web links. (print edition at: QD 5 D4985 2008)
Articles on chemical substances?including their properties, manufacturing, and uses. It also focuses on industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering, as well as covering fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field. Additionally, environmental and health issues concerning chemical technology are also addressed.
An encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs, and biologicals that contains >10,000 monographs. Each monograph is a concise description of a single substance or a small group of closely related compounds. READY Ref. RS 51 .M4 20013