TITLE

Handbook of detergents: Formulation

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Sep2006, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Handbook of Detergents: Formulation," edited by Michael S. Showell.
ACCESSION #
22733410

 

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