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Fluorine and the environment atmospheric chemistry, emissions, & lithosphere

Advances in Fluorine Science presents critical multidisciplinary overviews for areas in which fluorine and fluoride compounds have a decisive impact. The individual volumes of Advances in Fluorine Science are thematic, addressing comprehensively both the science and applications on topics including the Environment, Green chemistry, Medicine, Health & Life Sciences, New Technologies & Materials Science, Energy and the Earth Sciences. For each subject the contributors will clearly inform the reader on the nature of the problem (if any) and on the solutions, combining knowledge from di
eBook, English, 2006
Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2006
1 online resource (319 p.).
9786610636136, 9780080463759, 6610636133, 0080463754
Fluorine and the Environment: Atmospheric Chemistry, Emissions, & Lithosphere; Copyright page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; Introduction to ''Fluorine and the Environment''; Chapter 1. Fluorine in the Atmosphere; Chapter 2. Evaluation and Selection of CFC Alternatives; Chapter 3. Trifluoromethyl Sulphur Pentafluoride, SF5CF3: Atmospheric Chemistry and Its Environmental Importance via the Greenhouse Effect; Chapter 4. Production of Second- or Third-Generation Fluorine-based Refrigerants from (Photo)-Dechlorination of Fluorocarbon Wastes Chapter 5. Volcanic Fluorine Emissions: Observations by Fourier Transform Infrared SpectroscopyChapter 6. Fluorine and Coexisting Volatiles in the Geosphere: The Role in Japanese Volcanic Rocks; Chapter 7. Fluorine Compounds in Gaseous Emissions from Industrial Sources: The Case of Ceramic Industries; Chapter 8. Some Problems Relating to Fluorides in the Environment: Effects on Plants and Animals; Subject Index
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