- Chapters written by leading experts on papermaking in academia and industry
- Provides valuable information on both practical applications and theoretical explanations
- A long-needed book in the papermaking industry, dedicated solely to “microparticles”
This nine-chapter volume explains the roles and performance of microparticles in the manufacturing and processing of paper and paper products. It covers key topics such as drainage and retention; cationic microparticles; colloidal silica; organic microparticles; hectorite systems; dual-polymer retention; clay minerals, and electron microscopy.