The Chemical Industry in Europe, 1850-1914: Industrial Growth, Pollution and Professionalization

series:Chemists and Chemistry

This book analyses the development of the chemical industry during the Second Industrial Revolution in a large number of European countries. It is the first book-length study of the European chemical industry that pays proper attention to the importance of environmental issues, and to the role of the chemical profession both in industrial and in environmental matters. It is intended for a …