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Electrochemistry, 2. Inorganic Electrochemical Processes

  1. Hartmut Wendt1,
  2. Helmut Vogt2,
  3. Gerhard Kreysa3,
  4. Hubert Goldacker4,
  5. Klaus Jüttner3,
  6. Ulrich Galla5,
  7. Helmut Schmieder5

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o09_o03

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Wendt, H., Vogt, H., Kreysa, G., Goldacker, H., Jüttner, K., Galla, U. and Schmieder, H. 2011. Electrochemistry, 2. Inorganic Electrochemical Processes. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technische Hochschule Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany

  2. 2

    Technische Fachhochschule Berlin, Berlin, Germany

  3. 3

    Dechema, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

  4. 4

    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

  5. 5

    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, ITC-CPV, Karlsruhe, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

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The article contains sections titled:

1.Chlor-Alkali Electrolysis
1.1.Molten Salt Electrolysis
1.2.Production of Chlorine
1.3.Electrosynthesis of Hypochlorite
1.4.Electrosynthesis of Chlorate
1.5.Electrosynthesis of Perchlorate
1.6.Chlorine Production Using Gas-Diffusion Electrodes
2.Water Electrolysis for Hydrogen Production
3.Anodic Generation of Peroxodisulfuric Acid and Peroxodisulfates
4.Electrowinning and Electrorefining of Metals
4.1.Aqueous Electrolytes
5.Electrochemical Processes in Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing
5.1.Electroredox Separation Processes
5.2.Electroreduction Processes
6.Electrochemical Water and Effluent Treatment
6.1.Cathodic Treatment
6.1.1.Optimization of Cell Design
6.1.2.Electrochemical Reactors and Their Applications
6.1.3.Operation Data of Electrochemical Cells
6.3.Anodic Treatment
6.3.1.Direct Oxidation at the Anode
6.3.2.Indirect Oxidation
7.Electrochemical Gas Purification
7.1.General Aspects
7.2.New Process Developments
8.Electrochemical Shaping