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The 100 most important chemical compounds : a reference guide, Richard L. Myers

Label
The 100 most important chemical compounds : a reference guide
Title
The 100 most important chemical compounds
Title remainder
a reference guide
Statement of responsibility
Richard L. Myers
Title variation
One hundred most important chemical compounds
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the chemistry, history, and uses of significant compounds that have affected humans throughout history
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
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Myers, Richard L.
Dewey number
540
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP9
LC item number
.M94 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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Chemicals
Label
The 100 most important chemical compounds : a reference guide, Richard L. Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Molecular and structural formulas
  • Entry format
  • 1.
  • Acetic acid
  • 2.
  • Acetone
  • 3.
  • Acetylene
  • 4.
  • Acetylsalicylic acid
  • Preface
  • 5.
  • Adenine
  • 6.
  • Adenosine triphosphate (ATP)
  • 7.
  • Adipic acid
  • 8.
  • Aluminum(III) oxide Al2O3
  • 9.
  • Ammonia
  • Acknowledgements
  • 10.
  • Ascorbic acid
  • 11.
  • Aspartame
  • 12.
  • Benzene
  • 13.
  • Benzoic acid
  • 14.
  • Biphenyl and PCBs
  • Introduction
  • 15.
  • Butane
  • 16.
  • Butene
  • 17.
  • Butyric and fatty acids
  • 18.
  • Caffeine
  • 19.
  • Calcium carbonate
  • What is a chemical compound?
  • 20.
  • Calcium oxide (Lime)
  • 21.
  • Calcium sulfate (Gypsum)
  • 22.
  • Carbon dioxide
  • 23.
  • Carbon monoxide
  • 24.
  • Chloroform
  • Types of chemical compounds
  • 25.
  • Chlorophyll
  • 26.
  • Cholesterol
  • 27.
  • Citric acid
  • 28.
  • Cocaine
  • 29.
  • Cytosine, thymine, and uracil
  • Organic and inorganic compounds
  • 30.
  • DDT
  • 31.
  • DEET
  • 32.
  • Dichlorodifluoromethane, CFC-12
  • 33.
  • Dopamine, L-Dopa
  • 34.
  • Epinephrine (Adrenaline)
  • Ionic and molecular compounds
  • 35.
  • Ethane
  • 36.
  • Ethene (Ethylene)
  • 37.
  • Ether
  • 38.
  • Ethyl alcohol (Ethanol)
  • 39.
  • Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)
  • Naming compounds
  • 40.
  • Fluoxetine (Prozac)
  • 41.
  • Formaldehyde
  • 46.
  • 91.
  • Thymine (See Cytosine, thymine, and uracil)
  • 92.
  • Trinitrotoluene (TNT)
  • 93.
  • Toluene
  • 94.
  • Triuranium octaoxide
  • 95.
  • Uracil (See Cytosine, thymine, and uracil)
  • Hydrochloric acid
  • 96.
  • Urea
  • 97.
  • Vanillin
  • 98.
  • Vinyl chloride
  • 99.
  • Water
  • 100.
  • Xylene
  • 47.
  • Common and ancient names of substances
  • Glossary
  • Selected bibliography
  • Index
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • 48.
  • Hydrogen sulfide
  • 49.
  • Ibuprofen
  • 50.
  • Indigo
  • 42.
  • 51.
  • Insulin
  • 52.
  • Iron(III) oxide
  • 53.
  • Isooctane
  • 54.
  • Isoprene
  • 55.
  • L-Dopa (See Dopamine, L-Dopa)
  • Formic acid
  • 56.
  • Methane
  • 57.
  • Methyl alcohol (Methanol)
  • 58.
  • Methylphenidate (Ritalin)--
  • 59.
  • Monosodium glutamate
  • 60.
  • Morphine
  • 43.
  • 61.
  • Naphthalene
  • 62.
  • Nicotine
  • 63.
  • Nitric acid
  • 64.
  • Nitric oxide
  • 65.
  • Nitrogen dioxide
  • Glucose
  • 66.
  • Nitrous oxide
  • 67.
  • Nitroglycerin
  • 68.
  • Norethindrone
  • 69.
  • Penicillin
  • 70.
  • Phenol
  • 44.
  • 71.
  • Phosphoric acid
  • 72.
  • Piperine
  • 73.
  • Potassium carbonate
  • 74.
  • Potassium nitrate
  • 75.
  • Propane
  • Glycerol (Glycerin)
  • 76.
  • Propylene
  • 77.
  • Quinine
  • 78.
  • Saccharin
  • 79.
  • Silicon dioxide (Silica)
  • 80.
  • Sodium bicarbonate
  • 45.
  • 81.
  • Sodium carbonate
  • 82.
  • Sodium chloride
  • 83.
  • Sodium hydroxide
  • 84.
  • Sodium hypochlorite
  • 85.
  • Strychnine
  • Guanine
  • 86.
  • Styrene
  • 87.
  • Sucrose
  • 88.
  • Sulfuric acid
  • 89.
  • Tetrafluoroethylene
  • 90.
  • Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)--
Control code
122526853
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxvi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780313337581
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007014139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122526853
Label
The 100 most important chemical compounds : a reference guide, Richard L. Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Molecular and structural formulas
  • Entry format
  • 1.
  • Acetic acid
  • 2.
  • Acetone
  • 3.
  • Acetylene
  • 4.
  • Acetylsalicylic acid
  • Preface
  • 5.
  • Adenine
  • 6.
  • Adenosine triphosphate (ATP)
  • 7.
  • Adipic acid
  • 8.
  • Aluminum(III) oxide Al2O3
  • 9.
  • Ammonia
  • Acknowledgements
  • 10.
  • Ascorbic acid
  • 11.
  • Aspartame
  • 12.
  • Benzene
  • 13.
  • Benzoic acid
  • 14.
  • Biphenyl and PCBs
  • Introduction
  • 15.
  • Butane
  • 16.
  • Butene
  • 17.
  • Butyric and fatty acids
  • 18.
  • Caffeine
  • 19.
  • Calcium carbonate
  • What is a chemical compound?
  • 20.
  • Calcium oxide (Lime)
  • 21.
  • Calcium sulfate (Gypsum)
  • 22.
  • Carbon dioxide
  • 23.
  • Carbon monoxide
  • 24.
  • Chloroform
  • Types of chemical compounds
  • 25.
  • Chlorophyll
  • 26.
  • Cholesterol
  • 27.
  • Citric acid
  • 28.
  • Cocaine
  • 29.
  • Cytosine, thymine, and uracil
  • Organic and inorganic compounds
  • 30.
  • DDT
  • 31.
  • DEET
  • 32.
  • Dichlorodifluoromethane, CFC-12
  • 33.
  • Dopamine, L-Dopa
  • 34.
  • Epinephrine (Adrenaline)
  • Ionic and molecular compounds
  • 35.
  • Ethane
  • 36.
  • Ethene (Ethylene)
  • 37.
  • Ether
  • 38.
  • Ethyl alcohol (Ethanol)
  • 39.
  • Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)
  • Naming compounds
  • 40.
  • Fluoxetine (Prozac)
  • 41.
  • Formaldehyde
  • 46.
  • 91.
  • Thymine (See Cytosine, thymine, and uracil)
  • 92.
  • Trinitrotoluene (TNT)
  • 93.
  • Toluene
  • 94.
  • Triuranium octaoxide
  • 95.
  • Uracil (See Cytosine, thymine, and uracil)
  • Hydrochloric acid
  • 96.
  • Urea
  • 97.
  • Vanillin
  • 98.
  • Vinyl chloride
  • 99.
  • Water
  • 100.
  • Xylene
  • 47.
  • Common and ancient names of substances
  • Glossary
  • Selected bibliography
  • Index
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • 48.
  • Hydrogen sulfide
  • 49.
  • Ibuprofen
  • 50.
  • Indigo
  • 42.
  • 51.
  • Insulin
  • 52.
  • Iron(III) oxide
  • 53.
  • Isooctane
  • 54.
  • Isoprene
  • 55.
  • L-Dopa (See Dopamine, L-Dopa)
  • Formic acid
  • 56.
  • Methane
  • 57.
  • Methyl alcohol (Methanol)
  • 58.
  • Methylphenidate (Ritalin)--
  • 59.
  • Monosodium glutamate
  • 60.
  • Morphine
  • 43.
  • 61.
  • Naphthalene
  • 62.
  • Nicotine
  • 63.
  • Nitric acid
  • 64.
  • Nitric oxide
  • 65.
  • Nitrogen dioxide
  • Glucose
  • 66.
  • Nitrous oxide
  • 67.
  • Nitroglycerin
  • 68.
  • Norethindrone
  • 69.
  • Penicillin
  • 70.
  • Phenol
  • 44.
  • 71.
  • Phosphoric acid
  • 72.
  • Piperine
  • 73.
  • Potassium carbonate
  • 74.
  • Potassium nitrate
  • 75.
  • Propane
  • Glycerol (Glycerin)
  • 76.
  • Propylene
  • 77.
  • Quinine
  • 78.
  • Saccharin
  • 79.
  • Silicon dioxide (Silica)
  • 80.
  • Sodium bicarbonate
  • 45.
  • 81.
  • Sodium carbonate
  • 82.
  • Sodium chloride
  • 83.
  • Sodium hydroxide
  • 84.
  • Sodium hypochlorite
  • 85.
  • Strychnine
  • Guanine
  • 86.
  • Styrene
  • 87.
  • Sucrose
  • 88.
  • Sulfuric acid
  • 89.
  • Tetrafluoroethylene
  • 90.
  • Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)--
Control code
122526853
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxvi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780313337581
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007014139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)122526853

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