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Tadros, Tharwat F.

An Introduction to Surfactants

Series:De Gruyter Textbook

    700,00 € / $980.00 / £636.50*

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    Publication Date:
    April 2014
    Copyright year:
    2014
    ISBN
    978-3-11-031213-3
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    Overview

    • A concise and accessible overview of the chemistry andapplications of surfactants, providing the readerwith a working knowledge of surfactants.
    • Highly practical in approach, introducing briefly the science, followed by industruial applications.

    Aims and Scope

    Surfactants are surface active agents, molecules that have a significant role in emulsions, suspensions, and foams. They find widespread application in personal care, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and the food industry. The main objective of this graduate level textbook is to present an overview of the classification, physical properties, phase behavior, their effects and applications of surfactants, e.g. as emulsifiers, foam stabilizer, in nano- and microemulsions and as wetting agents.

    Details

    xi, 224 pages
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Textbook
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    Tharwat F. Tadros, Wokingham, UK.

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