Preface vii How to Use This Book xi Glossary of Units xv Abbreviations xvii SECTION I DICTlONARY 3 Structures, Chemical Names, Synonyms and Properties SECTION II INDEXES 1 EINECS Numbers 687 2 CAS Registry Numbers 721 3 Names and Synonyms 755 SECTION 111 DIRECTORY Manufacturers and Suppliers 1139
G.W.A. MILNE spent thirty-five years as a senior researcher at the National Institutes of Health, where he worked on spectroscopy for organic compounds and molecular modeling for drug design and cancer/AIDS treatments. He is a former editor of the ACS Journal of Chemical Information and Computer Science (Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling). Additionally, he is the editor of several Ashgate Handbooks, including the Ashgate Handbook of Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals, as well as Gardner's Chemical Synonyms and Trade Names, Eleventh Edition and Drugs: Synonyms and Properties, Second Edition (all published by Wiley).
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