TITLE

Water and industry

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Water (9781405318747);2007, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Water" is presented. It discusses the industrial uses of water. It notes that production and manufacturing of all kinds of goods require water and its properties for chemical reactions. It cites that many factories use water to dissolve and dilute chemicals, while metals and electric manufacturers utilize water for heat transfer, cooling, and cleaning of products. The chapter also shows other commercial uses for water including paper making, sand blasting, and silk dyeing.
ACCESSION #
43827338

 

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