Elsevier Introduces Six New Chemical Engineering Books

New books focus on process safety, sustainability and design

Waltham, MA, April 27, 2015

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of six new chemical engineering books, including Assessing and Measuring Environmental Impact and Sustainability by Jirí Klemeš. These books were developed in conjunction with the Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).The introduction of the new books coincides with the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) 2015 Spring Meeting and 11th Global Congress on Process Safety, April 26-30 in Austin, TX.

Assessing and Measuring Environmental Impact and Sustainability summarizes all relevant environmental methodologies to assess the sustainability of products and tools, enabling readers to develop more green products or processes. The book is beneficial to chemical engineers, students and academics, as well as any engineers with an interest in environmental impact.

An esteemed author, academician and researcher, Dr. Klemeš is the head of the Centre for Process Integration and Intensification at the University of Pannonia, Hungary, and chairperson of the CAPE Working Party of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering. He is also subject editor of Journal of Cleaner Production and regional editor of Applied Thermal Engineering, both published by Elsevier.

The six new chemical engineering books are:

The books are available on the Elsevier Store and on ScienceDirect, Elsevier’s full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from over 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 33,000 book titles.


Notes for editors
Review copies of the books are available to credentialed journalists upon request. Contact Michelle McMahon at m.mcmahon.1@elsevier.com or +1 781 663 2268.

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