Ultrafiltration and Microfiltration Handbook, Second EditionAuthor:
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: January 1998
* Comprehensive guide to ultrafiltration/microfiltration technology * All areas covered in detail: chemistry, properties, performance, equipment, * fouling/cleaning, process design, and applications * Completely updated with new information on membranes, modules, equipment, and applications * Applications examined include food and beverages, water/wastewater, chemical processing, pulp and paper, textiles and biotechnology Soon after its publication in 1987, the first edition of Ultrafiltration Handbook became recognized as the leading handbook on ultrafiltration technology. Reviews in professional journals praised it as an authoritative and substantive information resource on this technology. Now a completely, updated and expanded edition is available under the title, Ultrafiltration and Microfiltration Handbook. This practical handbook systematically covers the basics of this technology from its scientific fundamentals to a wide range of industrial applications. The presentation is clear and concise with the emphasis on practical use. Many schematics and micrographs illustrate membranes, equipment and processes. Numerous tables and graphs provide useful data on specifications and performance. The updated information is useful to all those involved in the use of separation and filtration in industrial processes.