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  • Pesticide Formuations and Delivery Systems: 29th Volume

    Pesticide Formuations and Delivery Systems: 29th Volume

    The latest in this continuing series provides 13 peer-reviewed papers covering the latest advances in crop protection technologies and updates on regulatory issues related to the use of pesticides and drift reduction technology. 13 peer-reviewed papers discuss:Adjuvants—evaluates the effectiveness of various adjuvants on tembotrione; ammonium sulfate and various water conditioning agents with glyphosate; slow releas

  • International Consumer Product Testing Across Cultures and Countries

    International Consumer Product Testing Across Cultures and Countries

    Divided into two distinct sections, this new online product discusses1. General Principles of issues involved in the planning, design, and execution of international consumer product tests across cultures and countries (cross-cultural consumer research tests), and the data analysis and interpretation of the results. This document addresses the unique situations involved in the design and execution of tests conducted with different c

  • Pesticide Formulations and Delivery Systems, 25th Volume: Advances in Crop Protection Technologies

    Pesticide Formulations and Delivery Systems, 25th Volume: Advances in Crop Protection Technologies

    Twenty peer-reviewed papers provide the latest advances in crop protection technologies and updates on regulatory issues related to the use of pesticides. Topics cover:Developments in Pesticide Formulations—formulating unstable active ingredients in liquid delivery systems; techniques for overcoming herbicide antagonism; a technique for evaluating compatibility of pesticides and fertilizers in spray tank mixes, and muc

  • PESTICIDE FORMULATIONS and DELIVERY SYSTEMS:  The Continued Evolution of Agrochemicals, 24th Volume

    PESTICIDE FORMULATIONS and DELIVERY SYSTEMS: The Continued Evolution of Agrochemicals, 24th Volume

    Fourteen peer-reviewed papers address the latest advances in pesticide formulations and delivery systems. Three sections cover: Formulations—addresses some of the new challenges in formulating pesticides, including the advent of GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and their effect on the chemical aspects of pest control; new uses of chemicals through formulation changes, liquid and solid formulations and applications

  • Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 23rd Volume

    Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 23rd Volume

    Twenty-two peer-review papers give you a broad view of where the pesticide industry may be headed. The recent loss of patent protection for many pesticides has created new opportunities for agricultural chemical manufacturers. Spray adjuvant and inert producers must be more creative in the products they offer; and biotechnology and consolidation are putting pressure on all sectors of the industry. All of these changes have forced formulator

  • Pesticide Formulations and Delivery Systems: Meeting the Challenges of the Current Crop Protection Industry

    Pesticide Formulations and Delivery Systems: Meeting the Challenges of the Current Crop Protection Industry

    This unique, new volume provides sixteen peer-reviewed papers, which address global topics related to the delivery of crop protection agents to their intended target sites. These papers demonstrate how the industry is working together in a rational and integrated manner with a view to continuing the production of CPA’s that are safe to the user, the consumer and the environment. Subjects covered, include:From Clinton to Bush: Conti

  • Iron and Steel/Quality Standards 3 <br> Pressure Vessels and Pipelines

    Iron and Steel/Quality Standards 3 <br> Pressure Vessels and Pipelines

    Standards cover: fine grain steel, steel tubes and pipes for pressure applications, steel with elevated temperature properties, steel with low temperature toughness, cast iron pressure pipes.Contains 14 new European Standards replacing national (German) standards. Three standards have been revised since the last edition. Latest English Edition!

  • Key to Aluminum Alloys, 6th Edition

    Key to Aluminum Alloys, 6th Edition

    Dramatic changes in both national and international standards, as well as global restructuring of the aluminum industry have made it necessary to update this publication. Easy-to-read tables and charts identifying and finding alloys have been streamlined and it is now easier to find information about the required alloy. Subjects cover:• Identification of unfamiliar aluminum alloy designations• Quick comparison

  • MIL 17 The Composite Materials Handbook, Volume 1: Polymer Matrix Composites: Guidelines for Characterization of Structural Materials

    MIL 17 The Composite Materials Handbook, Volume 1: Polymer Matrix Composites: Guidelines for Characterization of Structural Materials

    MIL17, VOLUME 1: Polymer Matrix Composites: Guidelines For Characterization Of Structural Materials documents material characterization data development methodology guidelines adaptable to a wide variety of needs, as well as specific requirements to be met by data published in the handbook. Chapters cover:• Objectives• Guidelines for Property Testing of Composites• Evaluation of Reinforcement

  • Radiation Curing of Coatings

    Radiation Curing of Coatings

    Radiation curing technology can increase production, save money, improve working conditions, and decrease pollution. Manual 45, the only practical handbook of its kind, focuses on this growing technology and is specifically directed at those who are in the field of radiation curing of coatings, adhesives, inks, and sealants. The manual's straightforward style makes it easily understood and allows readers to go directly from the

  • Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics, 31st Volume

    Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics, 31st Volume

    The latest volume in this on-going series examines a broad range of topics, including advances in analysis and predictive capability, behavior of new and emerging materials, design tools and approaches to control failures, accelerated testing, and industrial applications. 29 peer-reviewed papers, written by leading experts worldwide are divided into 5 sections:Swedlow Memorial Lecture--addresses undergraduate educational n

  • Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: A New Century for Agricultural Formulations, 21st Volume

    Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: A New Century for Agricultural Formulations, 21st Volume

    STP 1414 emphasizes the external factors affecting the global growth of the agricultural industry, as well as new options available for formulating and delivering agricultural products to meet this global growth. It covers the latest developments and research in formulation ingredients methodology, application, and pesticide efficacy from a wide variety of sources, including industry and academia.21 peer-reviewed papers in 6 sections c

  • Structural Integrity of Fasteners, Second Volume

    Structural Integrity of Fasteners, Second Volume

    The latest in structural integrity of fasteners, including manufacturing processes, methods and models for predicting crack initiation and propagation, fatigue and fracture experiments, structural integrity analysis and failure analysis is presented in 14 peer-reviewed papers. Four main areas of focus examine: failure approaches, fatigue and fracture, analysis techniques and testing procedures.Failure mechanisms are discussed in

  • Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 18th Volume

    Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 18th Volume

    Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 18th Volume (STP 1347) provides 26 peer-reviewed papers from application, formulation, and synthesis professionals from academia, government, and industry. The volume is divided into three areas: Current Issues -- the impact of pesticide and insect resistant crops on pesticide and adjuvant usage and regulatory concerns; the advantages and disadvantages of transgenic crops and pote

  • M3D III: Mechanics and Mechanisms of Material Damping

    M3D III: Mechanics and Mechanisms of Material Damping

    STP 1304 contains the latest research results on the fundamentals and applications of techniques for measuring and interpreting damping in all types of solids. The world’s leading experts in the field have presented 28 comprehensive papers covering various aspects of damping, including both fundamental research and technological applications. Topics explored include: Nonlinear effects of boundaries; • Viscoelastic damping; • G

  • Compost Bibliographic Database

    Compost Bibliographic Database

    Contains more than 6,500 abstracts and references available on compostability testing that exists in the literature from 1949 to mid-July 1995. The bibliographic database is in alphabetical order by author. Includes five 3.5 high density compressed data diskettes.