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Organic Chemistry for Cosmetic Chemists Anthony OLenick

Organic Chemistry for Cosmetic Chemists

Anthony OLenick

Published December 31st 2008
ISBN : 9781932633320
Hardcover
304 pages
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To be an effective cosmetic chemist, the cosmetic formulator must understand the basic components involved in the creation of products and raw materials used to make them. To be successful, the language of chemistry must be understood.OrganicMoreTo be an effective cosmetic chemist, the cosmetic formulator must understand the basic components involved in the creation of products and raw materials used to make them. To be successful, the language of chemistry must be understood.Organic Chemistry for Cosmetic Chemists focuses on refreshing the chemist with fundamentals of chemistry used to make raw materials used in our industry. Both theory and practice are presented. Many chapters contain problems at the end that allow the chemist to practice what they have learned.Topics include:Structure of Organic CompoundsRaw MaterialsSynthesis ApproachNucleophilic SubstitutionSulfation/SulfonationOxidationReductionPolymersAldol CondensationDiels Alder ReactionsRing Opening and ClosingPacked with exercises, examples and patent references, this book is a must-have for the cosmetic chemist interested in staying on top of their game!