Agricultural and Synthetic Polymers. Biodegradability and by J. Edward Glass and Graham Swift (Eds.)

By J. Edward Glass and Graham Swift (Eds.)

content material: Degradability of commodity plastics and strong point polymers : an summary / Graham fast --
Biodegradative tactics and organic waste remedy : research and regulate / Gary S. Sayler and James W. Blackburn --
Insect symbionts : a promising resource of detoxifying enzymes / Samuel ok. Shen and Patrick F. Dowd --
Plastics recycling efforts spurred by way of issues approximately reliable waste / Ann M. Thayer --
Plastic degradability and agricultural product usage / J. Edward Glass --
Polyethylene degradation and degradation items / Ann-Christine Albertsson and Sigbritt Karlsson --
Biodegradation of starch-containing plastics / J. Michael Gould, S.H. Gordon, L.B. Dexter, and C.L. Swanson --
Constraints on decay of polysaccharide-plastic blends / Michael A. Cole --
Biodegradation pathways of nonionic ethoxylates : impression of the hydrophobe constitution / L. Kravetz --
Biodegradation of polyethers / Fusako Kawai --
Biodegradable poly(carboxylic acid) layout / Shuichi Matsumura and Sadao Yoshikawa --
Biodegradation of man-made polymers containing ester bonds / Yutaka Tokiwa, Tadanao Ando, Tomoo Suzuki, and Kiyoshi Takeda --
Biodegradable polymers produced via free-radical ring-opening polymerization / William J. Bailey, Vijaya ok. Kuruganti, and Jay S. attitude --
In vitro and in vivo degradation of poly(L-lactide) braided multifilament yarns / Brian C. Benicewicz, S.W. Shalaby, Alastair J.T. Clemow, and Zale Oser --
Bioabsorbable fibers of p-dioxanone copolymers / R.S. Bezwada, S.W. Shalaby, and H.D. Newman, Jr. --
Monomers and polymers in keeping with mono- and disaccharides / Stoil okay. Dirlikov --
Polymers and oligomers containing furan earrings / Alessandro Gandini --
Microbial fructan : creation and characterization / Y.W. Han and M.A. Clarke --
Coatings in line with brassylic acid (an erucic acid by-product) / David E. Chubin, James P. Kaczmarski, Zeying Ma, Daozhang Wang, and Frank N. Jones --
Synthesis and characterization of chlorinated rubber from low-molecular-weight guayule rubber / Shelby F. Thames and Kareem Kaleem --
Chemical amendment of lignocellulosic fibers to provide high-performance composites / Roger M. Rowell --
Cellulose and cellulose derivatives as liquid crystals / Richard D. Gilbert --
uniqueness starches : use within the paper / Kenneth W. Kirby --
Saponified starch-g-poly(acrylonitrile-co-2-acrylamido-2-methylpropanesulfonic acid) : effect of response variables on absorbency and wicking / George F. Fanta and William M. Doane --
Use of hemicelluloses and cellulose and degradation of lignin by means of Pleurotus sajor-caju grown on corn stalks / D.S. Chahal and J.M. Hachey.

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