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Author Stevens, E. S. (Eugene S.), 1938-

Title Green plastics : an introduction to the new science of biodegradable plastics / E.S. Stevens
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2002
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 238 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. Plastics -- ch. 1. The age of plastics -- ch. 2. Plastics as materials -- ch. 3. Plastics and the environment -- ch. 4. The chemical nature of plastics -- ch. 5. Plastics degradation -- pt. 2. Bioplastics -- ch. 6. Biopolymers -- ch. 7. The reemergence of bioplastics -- ch. 8. Factors affecting growth -- ch. 9. Prospects for the future
Summary Appendix includes formulas and procedures for making plastics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-206) and indexes
Notes English
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Subject Biodegradable plastics.
Biodegradatie.
Biopolymeren.
Polymeren.
Synthetische polymeren.
Biodegradable plastics.
Biopolímeros.
Plásticos.
Resíduos biodegradáveis.
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0691214174
9780691214177