genres: science, educational
Alan McGown is an industrial chemist who has worked in all of the industries described in this book. He started as a laboratory assistant, graduating to laboratory management, on to technical marketing management conducting trials of industrial chemicals in customer's factories, and finally returning to working at the bench setting up and managing three new laboratories for testing coal.
This is a book for secondary school students in years 7 to 10 and is intended to show the readers that there are many applications of science in industry. Whether you already have an interest in Science or are not sure what Science is, then this book is designed to show you in a simplified way, how science is used in the real world.