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A - Z of Filtration and Related Separations - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781856174077, 9780080949260

A - Z of Filtration and Related Separations

1st Edition

Author: Ken Sutherland
eBook ISBN: 9780080949260
Hardcover ISBN: 9781856174077
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 13th March 2006
Page Count: 278
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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.

Key Features

·Single resource for definitions, explanations and concepts
·Practical and theoretical
·All phases covered
·Illustrated throughout
·Keep on your desk, lab bench or workshop


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.

Table of Contents

Abrasion through to Zone settling


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13th March 2006
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About the Author

Ken Sutherland

Affiliations and Expertise

Managing Director, Northdoe Ltd., Reigate, Surrey, UK

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