Armarego and Chai have taken over from the late Dr. Perrin in making the sixth edition of this timeless laboratory must-have even better. The softcover Sixth Edition is updated and provides expanded coverage of the latest chemical products and processing techniques, safety and hazards. The book has been reorganised and is now fully indexed by CAS Registry Numbers. Compounds are now grouped to make navigation easier and literature references for all substances and techniques have been added, and ambiguous alternate names and cross references have been removed.
Contents include Chapter 1 - Common Physical Techniques Used in Purification (60 pages), Chapter 2 - Chemical Methods Used in Purification (19 pages), Chapter 3 - The Future of Purification (7 pages), Chapter 4 - Purification of Organic Chemicals (356 pages), Chapter 5 - Purification of Inorganic and Metal-Organic Chemicals: (Including Organic compounds of B, Bi, P, Se, Si, and ammonium and metal salts of organic acids, 131 pages), Chapter 6 - Purification of Biochemicals and Related Products (131 pages), as well as subject and CAS# indicies.
A must-have classic for any laboratory. 760 pages, published 2009.