Polymers from agricultural coproducts

by American Chemical Society. Meeting 1993 : Chicago, Ill.)

Format: Print Book 1994
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance) r TP1081 .P66 1993
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Collection  Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  r TP1081 .P66 1993
 
 
Summary
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.
Additional Information
Series ACS symposium series ; 575.
Subjects Polymers -- Congresses.
Biopolymers -- Congresses.
Biomass chemicals -- Congresses.
Publisher Washington, DC :American Chemical Society,1994
Contributors Fishman, Marshall L., 1937-
Friedman, Robert B., 1938-
Huang, Samuel J., 1937-
American Chemical Society. Division of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.
Language English
Notes "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."
Description viii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN 0841230412 (alk. paper)
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