Applied Science BTEC Nationals/Applications of Chemical Reactions


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Fullick A and Fullick P — Chemistry: Evaluation Pack (Heinemann Advanced Science) (Heinemann Educational Secondary Division, 2000) ISBN 043557096X

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Hill G and Holman J — Chemistry in Context: Laboratory Manual and Student Guide (Nelson Thornes, 2001) ISBN 0174483074

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Lewis R and Evans W — Chemistry, 3rd Edition (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006) ISBN 0230000118

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Allan P — Chemistry Review, e.g.:

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Industrial Chemistry for Schools and Colleges (The Royal Society of Chemistry)

Other publicationsEdit

Controlling Chemical Reactions — A Case Study (The Chemical Industry Education Centre, University of York)

Cash and Chemicals (The Chemical Industry Education Centre, University of York)

Industrial Chemical Case Studies (The Royal Society of Chemistry)


The Sheffield Chemdex.

Physical Sciences Information Gateway.

Royal Society of Chemistry.