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Nitric Acid, Nitrous Acid, and Nitrogen Oxides

  1. Michael Thiemann1,
  2. Erich Scheibler2,
  3. Karl Wilhelm Wiegand3

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a17_293

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Thiemann, M., Scheibler, E. and Wiegand, K. W. 2000. Nitric Acid, Nitrous Acid, and Nitrogen Oxides. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Uhde GmbH, Dortmund, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Uhde GmbH, Dortmund, Federal Republic of Germany

  3. 3

    Uhde GmbH, Dortmund, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Nitric Acid
1.1.Introduction
1.2.Properties
1.3.Industrial Production
1.3.1.Oxidation of Ammonia
1.3.2.Oxidation and Absorption of Nitrogen Oxides
1.3.3.Equipment
1.3.3.1.Filters and Mixers
1.3.3.2.Burners and Waste-Heat Boilers
1.3.3.3.Compressors and Turbines
1.3.3.4.Heat Exchangers and Columns
1.3.3.5.Construction Materials
1.3.4.Processes
1.3.4.1.Weak Acid Processes
1.3.4.2.Concentrated Acid Processes
1.4.Environmental Protection
1.4.1.Wastewater
1.4.2.Stack Gas
1.4.2.1.Emission Limits
1.4.2.2.Analysis
1.4.2.3.Control of NOx Emissions
1.5.Storage and Transportation
1.6.Uses and Economic Aspects
2.Nitrous Acid
3.Nitrogen Oxides
3.1.Dinitrogen Monoxide
3.2.Nitrogen Monoxide
3.3.Nitrogen Dioxide and Dinitrogen Tetroxide
3.4.Dinitrogen Trioxide
3.5.Dinitrogen Pentoxide
4.Toxicology and Occupational Health