The Infrared Division of the Industrial Heating Equipment Association (IHEA)published the first edition of its infrared handbook titled Infrared Process Heating Handbook for Industrial Applications. This 32-p, full-color publication, edited by David Boone of Alabama Power, serves as a quick introduction to the applications of infrared heating in industrial processes. The book is divided into three sections: (1) What is Infrared? (2) Equipment Sources of Infrared and (3) Infrared Process Heating Applications. The Applications section offers a look at many different applications including the challenge each manufacturer faced before making a decision to select infrared.