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  • The Hydrogen Economy

    Fundamentals, Technology, Economics

    by Duncan Seddon ...
    The 'Hydrogen Economy' is very broad subject ranging from the potential use of hydrogen for domestic use to the mass production of hydrogen replacing coal, natural gas (LNG) and conventional transport fuels.For any given project, there are many alternatives to consider for each stage of making, storing and transporting hydrogen. The book aims to assist proponents, and financiers of hydrogen ... Read more

    $65.99 AUD

  • The Deliberate Poisoning of Earth

    by Steve Nelson ...
    Book 2 - Steve's Important FREE ebooks
    This ebook contains just 4 chapters & over 80 pics; grouped together in the form of Attack Formations. Because Humanity is Under Attack! Today we face Attack from; The Chemtrails Air Assault , Radiation Via Air and Water, The Chemical Ground Attack & The Water Attack Force, plus many other platoons of destruction heading our way.I have thought of this as the last battle of Spartacus as his people ... Read more


  • The Grain Brain Whole Life Plan

    Boost Brain Performance, Lose Weight, and Achieve Optimal Health

    This is the definitive instruction book for the care and feeding of your brain! - Dr Mark Hyman, author The Blood Sugar SolutionThe official lifestyle companion guide to Dr. David Perlmutter's revolutionary approach to vibrant health, as described in his international bestsellers Grain Brain, The Grain Brain Cookbook, and Brain Maker.With over one million copies sold worldwide, Dr. Perlmu... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Liquid

    The Delightful and Dangerous Substances That Flow Through Our Lives

    BY THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING, PRIZE-WINNING STUFF MATTERSSometimes explosive, often delightful, occasionally poisonous, but always fascinating: the secret lives of liquids, from one of our best-known scientists________________A series of glasses of transparent liquids is in front of you: but which will quench your thirst and which will kill you? And why? Why does one liquid make us drunk, and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Science for Sale

    How the US Government Uses Powerful Corporations and Leading Universities to Support Government Policies, Silence Top Scientists, Jeopardize Our Health, and Protect Corporate Profits

    When Speaker Newt Gingrich greeted Dr. David Lewis in his office overlooking the National Mall, he looked at Dr. Lewis and said: “You know you’re going to be fired for this, don’t you?” “I know,” Dr. Lewis replied, “I just hope to stay out of prison.” Gingrich had just read Dr. Lewis’s commentary in Nature, titled “EPA Science: Casualty of Election Politics.” Three years later, and thirty years ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD $1.99 AUD

  • Essence and Alchemy

    A Book of Perfume

    by Mandy Aftel ...
    As long as there has been passion, there has been perfume. Wealthy Romans used to scent their doves while in Shakespeare's time, a woman in love would place a peeled apple into her armpit to saturate it with her scent and then present it to her lover. Essence And Alchemy resurrects the social and metaphysical legacy that is entwined with the evolution of perfumery, from the dramas of the spice ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

  • Perfumes and Cosmetics their Preparation and Manufacture

    A Complete and Practical Treatise for the Use of the Perfumer and Cosmetic Manufacturer, Covering the Origin and Selection of Essential Oils and other Perfume Materials, The Compounding of Perfumes and the Perfuming of Cosmetics

    First published in 1915, this volume contains a detailed guide to the preparation and manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics, originally intended for professional perfumers and cosmetic manufacturers. Although old, this volume contains a wealth of practical and useful information, and it is highly recommended for modern readers with an interest in perfumery. Contents include: "The History of ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Science in the Real World: A Simplified Story of How Technology Using Chemistry and Physics is Used in the Real World of Industry

    by Alan McGown ...
    This is a book for secondary school students in years 7 to 10 and is intended to show the readers that there are many applications of science in industry.Whether you already have an interest in Science or are not sure what Science is, then this book is designed to show you in a simplified way, how science is used in the real world.This book does not compete with existing texts, but aims to give ... Read more


  • The Chemistry of Explosives

    This concise, easy-to-read book outlines the basic principles needed to understand the chemical mechanisms of explosion. Covering detonation, deflagration, initiation, the latest theories on the production of ""hotspots"", thermochemistry, thermodynamics and kinetics, the text includes detailed formulations and reactions presented with thermochemical calculations to aid understanding. The history, ... Read more

    $47.99 AUD

  • Layer of Protection Analysis

    Simplified Process Risk Assessment

    Book 26 - A CCPS Concept Book
    Layer of protection analysis (LOPA) is a recently developed, simplified method of risk assessment that provides the much-needed middle ground between a qualitative process hazard analysis and a traditional, expensive quantitative risk analysis. Beginning with an identified accident scenario, LOPA uses simplifying rules to evaluate initiating event frequency, independent layers of protection, and ... Read more

    $325.99 AUD

  • Odorographia - A Natural History of Raw Materials and Drugs used in the Perfume Industry - Intended to Serve Growers, Manufacturers and Consumers

    "Odorographia" is a comprehensive and profusely-illustrated treatise on perfume ingredients, with information on their history, production, use, favourable combinations, and much more. First published in 1892, this volume will appeal to those with an interest in the history and development of the perfume industry, and it is not to be missed by collectors of related literature. Contents include: ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Electrochemical Supercapacitors for Energy Storage and Delivery

    Fundamentals and Applications

    series Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion
    Although recognized as an important component of all energy storage and conversion technologies, electrochemical supercapacitators (ES) still face development challenges in order to reach their full potential. A thorough examination of development in the technology during the past decade, Electrochemical Supercapacitors for Energy Storage and Delivery: Fundamentals and Applications provides a ... Read more


  • Distillation Control, Optimization, and Tuning

    Fundamentals and Strategies

    by Lanny Robbins ...
    With a focus on the fundamentals and strategies of distillation columns, this book covers the process variables for continuous distillation columns, as well as four basic control strategies and the typical cases in which they are used. The author defines the inlet and outlet streams and process variables for a distillation column and then explains the overall concept of the separation and ... Read more


  • Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers

    This new edition of the most complete handbook for chemical and process engineers incorporates the latest information for engineers and practitioners who depend on it as a working tool. New material explores the recent trends and updates of gas treating and fractionator computer solutions analysis. Substantial additions to this edition include a new section on gasification that reflects the many ... Read more

    $121.99 AUD

  • Explosives

    History with a Bang

    by G I Brown ...
    This entertaining and informative book tells the dramatic tale of explosives from gunpowder to the H-bomb. Laying the emphasis on the lives of the people involved, on the diverse uses of explosives and on their social and historical impact, the author relates a story of remarkable international and human endeavour. Many of those involved - Roger Bacon, Guy Fawkes, Alfred Nobel, Robert Oppenheimer ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete

    by Peter Hewlett ...
    Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete deals with the chemical and physical properties of cements and concretes and their relation to the practical problems that arise in manufacture and use. As such it is addressed not only to the chemist and those concerned with the science and technology of silicate materials, but also to those interested in the use of concrete in building and civil engineering ... Read more

    $311.99 AUD

  • Industrial Process Identification and Control Design

    Step-test and Relay-experiment-based Methods

    series Advances in Industrial Control
    Industrial Process Identification and Control Design is devoted to advanced identification and control methods for the operation of continuous-time processes both with and without time delay, in industrial and chemical engineering practice. The simple and practical step- or relay-feedback test is employed when applying the proposed identification techniques, which are classified in terms of common ... Read more

    $224.99 AUD

  • The Glass Bathyscaphe

    How Glass Changed the World

    A narrative history of glass from discovery, through antiquity, the Enlightenment, the Scientific and Industrial Revolutions to the present. It charts the history of the technology but also the enabling effects of glass on such aspects of civilization as experimental science, perspective, astronomy, zoology and all manner of scientific instrumentation - plus the central role of window-glass ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Practical Pneumatics

    by Chris Stacey ...
    Pneumatic power is ideal for the ever increasing range of 'light' applications in which a cheap, clean, adaptable source of power is needed. Used in conjunction with microprocessor control it forms the basis of manufacturing automation from basic conveying and handling lines to complex robotic assembly systems. Training courses and books aimed at the technician have not kept pace with these ... Read more

    $82.99 AUD

  • Plant Engineer's Handbook

    Plant engineers are responsible for a wide range of industrial activities, and may work in any industry. This means that breadth of knowledge required by such professionals is so wide that previous books addressing plant engineering have either been limited to only certain subjects or cursory in their treatment of topics. The Plant Engineering Handbook offers comprehensive coverage of an enormous ... Read more

    $207.99 AUD

  • Bioinorganic Medicinal Chemistry

    This book gives a comprehensive overview about medicinal inorganic chemistry. Topics like targeting strategies, mechanism of action, Pt-based antitumor drugs, radiopharmaceuticals are covered in detail and offer the reader an in-depth overview about this important topic. ... Read more

    $283.99 AUD

  • Monoclonal Antibody and Peptide-Targeted Radiotherapy of Cancer

    Oncology Book of 2011, British Medical Association's Medical Book AwardsAwarded first prize in the Oncology category at the 2011 BMA Medical Book Awards, Monoclonal Antibody and Peptide-Targeted Radiotherapy of Cancer helps readers understand this hot pharmaceutical field with up-to-date developments. Expert discussion covers a range of diverse topics associated with this field, including the ... Read more

    $251.99 AUD

  • Cosmetic and Toiletry Formulations, Vol. 8

    This book contains hundreds of cosmetic and toiletry formulations based on information received from numerous industrial companies and other organizations. Each formulation is indentified by a description of end use. The formulations contains a listing of each raw material, processing procedure, and source of the formula. ... Read more

    $212.99 AUD

  • Human Toxicology of Chemical Mixtures

    In this important reference work, Zeliger catalogs the known effects of chemical mixtureson the human body and also proposes a framework for understanding and predicting theiractions in terms of lipophile (fat soluble) / hydrophile (water soluble) interactions. Theauthor’s focus is on illnesses that ensue following exposures to mixtures of chemicalsthat cannot be attributed to any one component of ... Read more

    $295.99 AUD