A - Z of Filtration and Related Separations


  • Kenneth Sutherland, Managing Director, Northdoe Ltd., Reigate, Surrey, UK

This book is a concise encyclopaedia-type publication which covers all aspects of filtration and separation in alphabetical form including: all filtration media; all types of filtration and related equipment; all relevant processes; all applications within which terminology is used which is particular to filtration. It covers solid/liquid separations, solid/gas separations, solid/solid separations, liquid/liquid separations, liquid/gas separations and three phase separations. It includes membrane technology as well as fringe technologies such as ion exchange, electrostatic precipitation and dialysis.It is a ready reference source for all and any aspect of the subject, and will be of great value to the filtration specialist as well as process engineers whose job encompasses filtration.
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All those associated with the filtration and separation industries e.g. equipment manufacturers, end users, contractors, specifiers, designers, maintenance engineers, consultants. Industries such as food/beverage, pharmaceutical, water, pulp/paper, petrochemical.


Book information

  • Published: March 2006
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-1-85617-407-7

Table of Contents

Abrasion through to Zone settling