By Lajos Kovács, Dezső Csupor, Gábor Lente, Tamás Gunda

A hundred Chemical Myths bargains with well known but mostly unfaithful misconceptions and misunderstandings concerning chemistry. It includes lucid and concise factors minimize via fallacies and concrete legends which are universally appropriate to an international viewers. a variety of chemical myths are explored in those parts; nutrients, drugs, catastrophes, chemical compounds, and environmental difficulties. Connections to pop culture, literature, video clips, and cultural historical past carry the reader’s curiosity while key innovations are superbly annotated with illustrations to facilitate the knowledge of unexpected fabric. Chemical Myths Demystified is pitched to contributors with no formal chemistry historical past to fledgling undergraduate chemists to pro researchers and past.

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