Handbook of Pulping and Papermaking
Essentials of Pulping and Papermaking is designed to serve as a new educational tool for pulp and paper science courses and as an extensive resource for industry professionals. In addition, it is a valuable as a much-needed guide to the vast pulp and paper literature, Rather than focus on the many types of equipment in use, the book emphasizes the principles of pulp and paper processes. Concepts are conveniently presented 'm the approximate order material follows as it flows through the pulp and paper until, with the book's first section covering fundamentals and later sections devoted to more advanced processes. Essentials of Pulping and Papermaking is an ideal text for professors who want their students to understand concepts rather than memorize facts. To facilitate such understanding, the book includes, a series of problems for student readers.
- Hardback | 454 pages
- 184.15 x 266.7 x 25.4mm | 1,088.62g
- 01 Jun 1993
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
Table of contents
Abbreviations. List of Colour Plates. Introduction and the Literature. Wood and Fibre Fundamentals. Pulping Fundamentals. Kraft Spent Liquor recovery. Pulp Bleaching. Refining and Pulp characterization. Paper and Its Properties. Stock Preparation and Additives for Papermaking, Paper. Manufacture. Fibre from Recycled Paper. Environmental Impact. Metric and English Units and analysis. Introductory Chemistry review. Analytic and Co-ordinate Chemistry. Calculations of wood. Paper and other Materials. Pulping Calculations Bleaching and pulp Properties Calculations Polymer Chemistry. Carbohydrate Chemistry. total quality management. Extended Annotated bibliography. Miscellaneous Topics. Answers to Selected Problems. Author Index. Subject Index.