Chemical and Process Industries

With Examples of Industries in Ghana

Authors: Achaw, Osei-Wusu, Danso-Boateng, Eric

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  • Is a comprehensive textbook on chemical and process industries
  • Describes both fundamental technologies, specific manufacturing processes, and the state of the industry
  • Offers case studies from Ghana, highlighting the real-world application of these processes
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About this Textbook

This textbook presents a thorough overview of chemical and process industries. It describes the standard technologies and the state of the industries and the manufacturing processes of specific chemical and allied products. It includes examples of industries in Ghana, highlighting the real-world applications of these technologies.

The book introduces new developments in the processes in chemical industry, focuses on the technology and methodology of the processes and the chemistry underlying them. It offers guidance on operating of processing units. Furthermore, it includes sections on safety and environmental pollution control in industry.

With a pedagogical and comprehensive approach, utilizing illustrations and tables, this book provides students in chemical engineering and industrial chemistry with a concise and up-to-date overview of this diverse subject.

 

About the authors

Ing. Prof. Osei-Wusu Achaw is Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Department of Chemical Engineering of Kumasi Technical University, Ghana, where he has taught for close to 24 years. He has published book chapters and several peer-reviewed papers in reputable journals.

Dr. Eric Danso-Boateng has taught at the Department of Chemical Engineering of Kumasi Technical University in Ghana for about 12 years as Lecturer/Senior Lecturer and at the Department of Chemical Engineering of Loughborough University in the UK for a year and half as University Teacher. He is currently Teaching Fellow at the School of Chemical and Process Engineering of University of Leeds in the UK where he has taught for more than three years. He has published one edited book, two book chapters, and several peer-reviewed papers mostly in high impact factor journals and has a patent.

  

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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eBook $59.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-79139-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $79.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-79138-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Chemical and Process Industries
Book Subtitle
With Examples of Industries in Ghana
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-79139-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-79139-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-79138-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 374
Number of Illustrations
82 b/w illustrations, 17 illustrations in colour
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