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Author Selinger, B. K. (Benjamin Klaus)

Title Chemistry in the marketplace / Ben Selinger
Edition Fifth edition
Published Sydney ; London : Harcourt Brace, 1998
Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  540 Sel/Cit 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 588 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), color portraits ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents Some basic ideas -- Chemistry of health and risk -- Chemistry in the laundry -- In the kitchen -- In the boudoir -- Of surfaces -- In the garden -- Of swimming pools -- Of hardware -- Of metals -- Of fibres, fabrics and other yarns -- Of paints, adhesives, enamels and concrete -- In the medicine cabinet -- Of energy -- In the dining room -- Of ionising radiation -- Nomenclature in chemistry -- Child poisoning -- Appendixes
Summary A unique overview of the chemical information we need to understand the safety and efficiency of everyday products and processes
Analysis Chemistry
Overseas item
Notes Includes index
Previous ed: Sydney : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1989
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Donation. ANU COOP 20120212 Brissenden collection, ANU Library
Signed by author 1 copy. ANU
Subject Chemistry -- Popular works.
Chemistry, Technical.
Consumer education.
Environmental chemistry.
LC no. 00300397
ISBN 072953300X
1865082554 (paperback)