ICGSCE 2014

Proceedings of the International Conference on Global Sustainability and Chemical Engineering

Editors: Hashim, Md Amin (Ed.)

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  • Presents recent findings on process, environmental and social problems related to the resource consumption with emphasize to move towards sustainable development
  • Includes latest topics on Oleochemical Process and Technologies, that provides information on sustainable technology in the area
  • Also includes Policies and Regulations for the government and private sectors under the engineering and non-engineering areas with respect to sustainable development
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About this book

This book includes selected papers from the ICGSCE 2014 with focus on the current trends of global resources used to meet the growing demands to improve life style coupled with environmental and social problems related to the resource consumption with emphasize to move towards sustainable development. It provides a platform for scientists and academicians from local and international universities and industries to promote, share and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of Chemical Engineering with respect to global sustainability. Under the sustainability umbrella the topics covered are; alternative energy sources, alternative feedstock for energy and chemicals, alternative raw materials for household commodity, green process with minimal environmental impact, process intensification, waste minimization, recycling of wastes and providing quality water, food and medicines. Other topics covered include:
1. Oil and gas, Biofuel, Fuel cell, Renewable energy
2. Green technology, Sustainability, Environmental, Carbon sequestration, Carbon footprint, Natural resources
3. Chemical processes, Separation technology, Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Food technology, Particle technology, Corrosion, Pharmaceutical, Phytochemical, Oleochemical
4. Process modeling, Process Simulation, Process control
5. Advanced material, Polymer, Catalyst, Enzyme
6. Policy, Regulations, Strategy and implementation, Safety, Management of science, Engineering education
7. Process Safety and Loss Prevention, Environmental and chemical risk assessment, Transportation risk analysis, Inherent safety.

About the authors

Dr. Mohd. Amin bin Hashim is a Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at UiTM. He has several years of experience in industry and academia, mainly in the area of chemical and material processes. His current research interests include development of Adsorption-type Corrosion Inhibitor, Lead-free solder alloys, solder flux and solder pastes for Integrated Circuit (IC) packaging, metallic and semiconductor nanowires for diagnostic array devices.

Table of contents (48 chapters)

Table of contents (48 chapters)
  • Overview on Chemical-Based, Bio-based and Natural-Based Surfactants in EOR Applications

    Husin, Hazlina (et al.)

    Pages 3-9

  • OPEFB Filler from Biomass in Superabsorbent Polymer Composite for Agriculture Application: A Comparative Study

    Yaacob, Wan Siti Nadiah Wan (et al.)

    Pages 11-17

  • Exploring Non-wood Plants as Alternative Pulps: From the Physical and Chemical Perspectives

    Kassim, Angzzas (et al.)

    Pages 19-24

  • Separation of Pyrrole from Isododecane Using Imidazolium and Pyridinium Based Ionic Liquid at 298.15 K: Experiment and COSMO-RS Prediction

    Hazim Chan, Nurshakirin (et al.)

    Pages 25-32

  • The Development of Amine-Based Potential Kenaf Sorbent for Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Capture

    Zaini, Nabilah (et al.)

    Pages 33-39

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eBook $189.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-287-505-1
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Hardcover $249.99
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Softcover $249.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-1366-9
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
ICGSCE 2014
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the International Conference on Global Sustainability and Chemical Engineering
Editors
  • Md Amin Hashim
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore
eBook ISBN
978-981-287-505-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-287-505-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-287-504-4
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-1366-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 421
Number of Illustrations
47 b/w illustrations, 130 illustrations in colour
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