• Harold B. Hopfenberg
Part of the Polymer Science and Technology book series (POLS, volume 8)


As recently as 15 years ago, membrane separations were considered primarily for the separation and purification of organic mixtures. Typical applications were specialty isomer separations and the separation of organic liquids with very similar volatilities [1].


Natural Rubber Reverse Osmosis Membrane Separation Polyvinylidene Chloride Retentive Membrane 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Harold B. Hopfenberg
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  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA

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