Polymers from agricultural coproducts
|Format:||Print Book 1994|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Discusses the production of polymers from sustainable and renewable agricultural resources. Includes overviews discussing the rationale and economic prospects for producing various polymers from agricultural materials and the status of the technology used to produce degradable polymers. Reviews the characterization, synthesis, modification, and isolation of specific groups of polymers and polymeric materials, including starches, starch blends, composites, other polysaccharides, oligosaccharides, monosaccharides, polyamides, proteins, polyesters, and rubbers.
|Series||ACS symposium series ; 575.|
Biopolymers -- Congresses.
Biomass chemicals -- Congresses.
|Publisher|| Washington, DC :American Chemical Society,1994
Fishman, Marshall L.,
Friedman, Robert B., 1938-
Huang, Samuel J., 1937-
American Chemical Society. Division of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.
"Developed from a symposium sponsored by the Division of Agricultural and Food Chemistry at the 206th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Chicago, Illinois, August 22-27, 1993."
viii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|ISBN||0841230412 (alk. paper)