FKF3010 The Chemistry of Pulp and Paper Processes 9.0 credits
De cellulosatekniska processernas kemi
The course covers the chemical reactions during technical processes of wood and other plant material, including chemical and mechanical pulping, bleaching and various biorefinery concepts. The course also covers regeneration of pulping chemicals, manufacture of process chemicals. Products from cellulose, hemicelluloses, lignin and extractives and environmental effects of cellulose based industry are also covered.