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Author Field, Simon (Simon Quellen)

Title Why there's antifreeze in your toothpaste : the chemistry of household ingredients / Simon Quellen Field.

Imprint Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    540 FIE    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    540 FIE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 267 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Preservatives -- Buffers -- Chelating or sequestering agents (water softeners) -- Alcohols and phenols -- Waxes -- Flavorings -- Sweeteners -- Salt substitutes -- Fats -- Colors -- Moisture controllers -- Emulsifiers -- Stabilizers and thickeners -- Dough conditioners and whipping agents -- Stimulants -- Medicines -- Bleaching agents -- Surfactants -- Foam stabilizers -- Conditioners -- Propellants -- Polymers and glues -- Abrasives and dental additives.
Subject Chemicals.
Chemical elements.
Organic compounds.
Inorganic compounds.
ISBN 9781556526978

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