Chemical Technology - I

IIT Roorkee Course , Prof. I.D.Mall

Lecture 1: Introduction to Chemical process Industries

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Chemical Technology - I by Dr. I.D.Mall,Department of Chemical Engineering,IIT Roorkee.For more details on NPTEL visit

Course Description :

Pulp and Paper: Raw materials, pulping processes, recovery of chemicals, stock preparation and paper making - Coal Chemicals: Various processes for obtaining coal chemicals, coal tar distillation, F-T and Bergious processes for hydrocarbon production - Petrochemicals: Manufacturing processes of formaldehyde, cetaldehyde, acetic acid, acetic anhydride, maleic anhydride, nitrobenzene, ethylene oxide, ethylene glycol - Pesticides : Processes for manufacturing of insecticides, fungicides and herbicides - Fuel and Industrial Gases: Technology options of producing producer gas, syn gas, pyrogas, nitrogen, oxygen and carbon dioxide - Sulphur Industries: Origin and extraction of sulphur, production routes of suphuric acid and oleum - Phosphorous Industries : Manufacturing of phosphorus, phosphoric acid and phosphatic fertilizers - Chlor-Alkali Industries : Production of common salt, caustic soda, chlorine, hydrochloric acid and soda ash - Nitrogen Industries : Manufacturing of ammonia, nitric acid, nitrogenous and mixed fertilizers - Petroleum Industry : Origin, occurrence and characteristics of crude oil, crude oil distillation and secondary processing - Polymer and Synthetic Fibre : Introduction to polymerization, commodity polymers, rayon, polyester, polyamide, acrylic fibre and nylons.

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