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NEW Fifth Edition!
An International Guide to More than 35,000 Surface Active Compounds by Trade Name, Chemical Component, Function/Application, and Supplier
Handbook of Industrial Surfactants-Fifth Edition
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Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-Fifth Edition  
  
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Handbook of Industrial Surfactants-Fifth Edition (Book and Software)
New Book and Software, August 2010!
Compiled by Michael and Irene Ash
; ISBN-10: 193476440X; ISBN-13: 9781934764404; ISBN-10: 1934764418; ISBN-13: 9781934764411; ISBN-10: 1934764426; ISBN-13: 9781934764428
Book 2 volumes price  (3114 oversized pages) $595
           
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Software
Single-User Software price $550
Five-Concurrent-User Software
price $1375
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Previous Editions:
Originally "Encyclopedia of Surfactants", Michael and Irene Ash, Chemical Publishing Inc., 1980
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Book):

  1980 (
Encyclopedia of Surfactants (ISBN 0-8206-0249-3; ISBN 0820602493))
  1989 (Condensed Encyclopedia of Surfactants (ISBN 0-8206-0335-X; ISBN 082060335X))
  1993 (Handbook of Industrial Surfactants (ISBN 0-566-07457-5; ISBN 0566074575))
  1997 (Handbook of Industrial Surfactants-Second Edition (ISBN 0-566-07892-9; ISBN 0566078929))
  2000 (Handbook of Industrial Surfactants-Third Edition (ISBN 1-890595-21-7; ISBN 1890595217))
  2005 (Handbook of Industrial Surfactants-Fourth Edition (ISBN: 1-890595-90-X; ISBN: 189059590X))
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Single-User Software):
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-1994 Edition (ISBN 0-566-07506-7; ISBN 0566075067)
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-2000 Edition (ISBN 1-890595-20-9; ISBN 1890595209)
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-2002 Edition (ISBN 1-890595-40-3; ISBN 1890595403)
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-2005 Edition (ISBN 1-890595-91-8; ISBN 1890595918)
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Five-Concurrent-User Software):
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-2002 Edition (ISBN 1-890595-41-1; ISBN 1890595411)
  Industrial Surfactants Electronic Handbook-2005 Edition (ISBN 1-890595-92-6; ISBN 1890595926)
 
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The Fifth Edition is completely updated from the Fourth (2005) editions. This reference is the standard source for anyone involved in the formulation, research, marketing, or procurement of surfactant materials.
The Handbook of Industrial Surfactants will be of special interest to:
Chemical Engineers • Chemical Technologists • Chemical Formulators • Research Chemists • Plant Managers • Sales Personnel • Project Planners • Government Regulators • Safety Officers • Market Researchers • Patent & Trademark Specialists • Purchasing Agents • Chemical Brokers • Industrial & Technical Libraries • Consultants
Target information on components by:
Trade Name • Chemical Name • Synonym • Function • Application • CAS Number • EINECS Number • Manufacturer • HLB Classification • Ionic Classification

Find Surfactants that function as:
Antifoamers • Defoamers • Detergents • Dispersants • Emulsifiers • Foaming agents • Foam boosters • Foam stabilizers • Solubilizers • Surfactant intermediates • Surfactant raw materials • Wetting agents
For these Industries:
Adhesives • Agricultural/Soil remediation • Asphalt • Cement • Construction • Cosmetics/Personal Care • Fire extinguishing • Food/Beverage • Gasoline/Fuel additives • Household/Industrial/Institutional cleaners • Inks • Leather/Fur processing • Metalworking fluids • Oil spill control • Oilfield/Refining chemicals • Ore flotation/Mining • Paints/Coatings • Paper/Pulp • Pharmaceuticals • Photography • Plastics/Elastomers • Polishes • Polyurethane foam • Slurries • Textiles • Water/Waste treatment
Book and Software Versions:
  • More than 23,000 trade name products
  • More than 15,000 discontinued trade name products
  • More than 6,000 generic products with fully cross-referenced synonyms (hyperlinked in software)
  • HLB Classification Index
  • Ionic Classification Index
  • More than 19,000 Functional/Application Categories in a detailed index format
  • CAS, EINECS/ELINCS number and Chemical Formula index
  • More than 4,000 International Manufacturers
Book Version: Software Version:
  • 2 Volumes
  • 3114 oversized pages
  • Full-text Search with boolean operators
  • 20 browseable keyword indexes
  • Hyperlinks enable instant access/previews of other reference topics and Web sites
  • Web and Email access to Chemical Manufacturers
  • Click and Go Table of Contents: Left Pane Explorer-like icons enable you to instantly go to any section of this Title or any other installed Synapse Chemlib products.
Contents
Book and Software:
PART I—Trade Name Reference
This section provides an alphabetical listing of more than 23,000 trade name chemicals and materials that are used as surfactants. Each entry includes the manufacturer's name; chemical/material description; its detailed functions and applications in all aspects of industry; physical properties, such as  HLB, ionic classification, form, molecular weight, density, solubility, boiling point, cloud point, flash point, pH, freezing point, activity; toxicology, storage, precautions, etc.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Trade Name X-Ref, Discontinued Trade Name Directory, Generic Chemical X-Ref, Manufacturers X-Ref, CAS X-Ref, EINECS/ELINCS X-Ref, Functional/Applications X-Ref., Environmental X-Ref., Toxicity and Precautions X-Ref, HLB X-Ref, Ionic X-Ref
Hyperlinking: Trade name manufacturers to Manufacturers Directory and Generic chemicals to Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference, Trade name manufacturers to Manufacturers web sites.
PART II—Discontinued Trade Name Reference
This section provides an alphabetical listing of more than 15,000  surfactant trade name chemicals and materials that are no longer manufactured. By using the name, manufacturer, and chemical description, the user can use the information to find a substitute product with the same chemical component(s). Each entry includes the manufacturer's name; chemical/material description; its detailed functions and applications in all aspects of industry; physical properties, such as  HLB, ionic classification, form, molecular weight, density, solubility, boiling point, cloud point, flash point, pH, freezing point, activity; toxicology, storage, precautions, etc.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Trade Name X-Ref, Discontinued Trade Name Directory, Generic Chemical X-Ref, Manufacturers X-Ref, CAS X-Ref, EINECS/ELINCS X-Ref, Functional/Applications X-Ref., Environmental X-Ref., Toxicity and Precautions X-Ref, HLB X-Ref, Ionic X-Ref
Hyperlinking: Trade name manufacturers to Manufacturers Directory and Generic chemicals to Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference, Trade name manufacturers to Manufacturers web sites.
PART III—Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference
This section covers more than 6,000 chemicals and materials that are contained in the trade name products profiled in Part I, Part II or generic chemicals that are not linked to trade names but are surfactants.
This section covers formulas, properties, toxicology, precautions, storage, uses, use level, regulatory details, manufacturers and distributors. Chemical/material synonyms are cross-referenced back to the main entry. Entries are followed by a listing of the trade name products that are either equivalent to the entry or contain it as one or more of its ingredients. Manufacturing and distribution sources for the generic chemical are also included.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Trade Name X-Ref, Generic Chemical X-Ref, Manufacturers X-Ref, CAS X-Ref, EINECS/ELINCS X-Ref, Functional/Applications X-Ref., Environmental X-Ref., Toxicity and Precautions X-Ref., Molecular Formula Dir., HLB X-Ref, Ionic X-Ref
Hyperlinking: Trade names to Trade Name Reference, generic manufacturers to Manufacturers Directory, all cross-references (synonyms) to main entries, Generic manufacturers to Manufacturers web sites.
Part IV—Function/Application Index is a powerful tool for locating chemicals based on functions and industrial application areas. By searching for functional key words such as defoamer, emulsifier, dispersant, wetting agent or application key words, such as oil field, coatings, water treatment, .etc, the user is directed to the trade names and/or chemicals that have that specific functional/application attribute.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Hyperlinking: Trade names to Trade Name Reference, Generics to Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference
contains detailed contact information for the more than 4,000 manufacturers of the trade name products and generic chemicals that are referenced in this source book. Wherever possible, telephone, telefax, toll-free telephone numbers, Email and Internet addresses, and complete mailing addresses are included for each manufacturer.
Part V—Manufacturers Directory contains detailed contact information for the more than 4,000 manufacturers of the trade name products and generic chemicals that are referenced in this source book. Wherever possible, telephone, telefax, toll-free telephone numbers, Email and Internet addresses, and complete mailing addresses are included for each manufacturer.
Software features: Full-text Search with Boolean operator support
Keyword Indexes: Comprehensive Index, Manufacturers Dir., Manufacturers X-Ref., MFG Web&Email Directory
Hyperlinking: All cross-references (alternate names) to main entries, Manufacturer Web sites, Manufacturer Email
Appendixes:
  CAS Number Index
  EINECS/ELINCS Number Index
  Ionic Classification Index
  HLB Index
  Glossary
Software features: Hyperlinking: Trade names to Trade Name Reference, Generics to Generic Products, Trade Name Cross-Reference
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