Applications of Wet-End Paper Chemistry (2nd ed. 2009)

Applications of Wet-End Paper Chemistry (2nd ed. 2009)

By: Ian Thorn (editor), Che On Au (editor)Hardback

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"Applications of Wet-end Paper Chemistry" bridges the gap between the theory and practice of wet-end paper chemistry by explaining how particular chemicals are chosen and put to use in real situations. A number of international experts in the field present recent contributions on the optimum use of chemicals in papermaking. Major inroads have taken place since the first edition of this title was published in 1995. This new edition of "Applications of Wet-end Paper Chemistry" will reflect the changing type and use of chemicals used in papermaking in the 21st century. Chemists and chemical engineers across the paper and pulp making industry, as well as in research and academic institutes will find this book of enormous practical value.

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Ian Thorn (Regional Sales and Marketing Manager) PhD and Che On Au (Application Engineer) PhD Eka Chemicals, Bridge House, Congresbury, Bristol, BS49 5JA Both co-edited the 1st Edition of "Applications of Wet-End Paper Chemistry" Thorn has also co-edited "Surface Application of Surface Chemicals", "Handbook of Toxicology and Ecotoxicology for the Pulp and Paper Industry" and "Toxicology and Ecotoxicology in Chemical Safety Assessment" Che On Au has also written a chapter entitled "Practical Applications of Paper of Paper Chemistry" in the book titled "Paper Chemistry" edited by John Roberts.


Improving Productivity and Quality by Controlling Organic, Inorganic and Microbiological Deposits.- Retention and Drainage.- Foam and Entrained Air Management: A Practical Perspective.- Sizing in Acid, Neutral and Alkaline Conditions.- Fillers.- The Improvement of Dry Strength by Synthetic Polymers.- Wet-Strengthening of Paper in Neutral pH Papermaking Conditions.- Starch in the Wet-End.- Paper Colouration.- Online Monitoring and Control in the Wet-End.

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  • publication date: 05/08/2009
  • ISBN13: 9781402060373
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 238
  • ID: 9781402060373
  • weight: 570
  • ISBN10: 1402060378
  • edition: 2nd ed. 2009

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