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Handbook of Polymers
by George Wypych ~ Hardback

Polymers selected for this edition of the Handbook of Polymers include all major polymeric materials used by the plastics and other branches of the chemical industry as well as specialty polymers used in the electronics, pharmaceutical, medical, and space fields. Extensive information is included on...

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Polymer Reaction Engineering of Dispersed Systems
Hardback

The series Advances in Polymer Science presents critical reviews of the present and future trends in polymer and biopolymer science. It covers all areas of research in polymer and biopolymer science including chemistry, physical chemistry, physics, material science.The thematic volumes are addressed...

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Introduction to Polymers
by Robert J Young ~ Paperback / softback

Thoroughly updated, Introduction to Polymers, Third Edition presents the science underpinning the synthesis, characterization and properties of polymers. The material has been completely reorganized and expanded to include important new topics and provide a coherent platform for teaching and learnin...

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Practical Testing and Evaluation of Plastics
by Achim Frick ~ Hardback

Filling a need, this ready reference brings together the hard-to-get and recently acquired knowledge usually only found scattered in the original literature. Following an introduction to plastics as a class of engineering materials and an overview of their properties, the book comprehensively covers...

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Polymer Colloids
Hardback

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Plastics Fabrication and Recycling
by Manas Chanda ~ Hardback

Derived from the fourth edition of the well-known Plastics Technology Handbook, Plastics Fabrication and Recycling presents the molding and fabrication processes of plastics as well as several important features of plastics recycling. The book begins with a discussion of different types of molds ...

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Polymer Modification
Hardback

Polymer modifications represent a valuable synthetic approach to unique polymer compositions, structure, and properties not readily available by the direct polymerization of monomers. Modified polymeric products already exist in the commercial world (modified celluloses, for example) so the approach...

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Field Theoretical Tools for Polymer and Particle Physics
Hardback

The book is written for advanced graduate students. The topics have been selected to present methods and models that have applications in both particle physics and polymer physics. The lectures may serve as a guide through more recent research activities and illustrate the applicability of joint met...

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Membranes and Membrane Processes
by Enrico Drioli ~ Hardback

During the past two decades Membrane Science and Technology has made tremendous progress and has changed from a simple laboratory tool to large scale processes with numerous applications in Medicine and Industry. In this volume are collected papers presented at the First Europe- Japan Congress on Me...

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Polymer Characterisation
Hardback

The development of new polymers and improvements to existing polymers requires accurate assesment and monitoring of each stage of the research and development process. Central to this is the detailed and precise characterization of the polymers being created or modified. This new book provides a com...

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Specialty Monomers and Polymers
by Kathleen O. Havelka ~ Hardback

Unlike generic plastics, specialty polymers are custom tailored for specific applications and are typically used in higher value products requiring improved performance. Interest in the field is growing steadily, and this book examines specialized polymerization methods and functionalized monomers.

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Water Soluble Poly-N-Vinylamides
by Y.E. Kirsh ~ Hardback

Despite the growing interest in this new generation of water soluble carbon-chain polymers, there are few books available covering their physicochemical properties. Professor Kirsh has addressed this by writing a book which brings together data on their synthesis, properties and applications. The be...

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Polymers From the Inside Out
by Alan E. Tonelli ~ Hardback

An introduction to polymers and how they dominate our world Polymer science is concerned with the structure, synthesis, physical properties, and utility of polymers. Polymers are macromolecular building blocks used to construct natural and man-made materials. Polymers from the Inside Out: An Introdu...

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Fluoropolymers 1
Hardback

The fluorine atom, by virtue of its electronegativity, size, and bond strength with carbon, can be used to create compounds with remarkable properties. Small molecules containing fluorine have many positive impacts on everyday life of which blood substitutes, pharmaceuticals, and surface modifiers a...

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Polymer Processing
by D.H.Morton- Jones ~ Paperback / softback

It can be stated with some justification that polymers, because of their mainly synthetic origins, are important because of their applications, perhaps more than in the case of more familiar and conventional materials such as metals and wood, which would exist apart from their use in human activitie...

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Supramolecular Polymers/Polymeric Betains/Oligomers
Hardback

This volume represents the Highest Impact Factor of all journals ranked by ISI within Polymer Science. It contains short and concise reports on physics and chemistry of polymers, each written by the world renowned experts. The information remains valid and useful after five or ten years. The electro...

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Service Life Prediction of Polymeric Materials
Hardback

Service Life Prediction of Polymeric Materials: Global Perspectives combines developed content derived from topics discussed in the Fourth International Symposium on Service Life Prediction (Key Largo, Florida, December 2006). This critical examination of the existing and alternative methodologies u...

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Polymer Synthesis
by Stanley Robert Sandler ~ Hardback

This revised and updated second edition of Polymer Syntheses, Volume I brings together useful preparative methods for polymers and resins by functional group type that are of interest to both academic and industrial researchers. Several new directions for polymerization procedures have been included...

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Polymer Crystallization
Hardback

This volume introduces and reports on the state-of-the-art regarding both theoretical and experimental aspects of phase transitions in polymeric solutions or melts that lead to crystallization. Written in the form of a set of self-contained reviews, the book is both a modern and comprehensive source...

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Polymer Process Engineering
by Richard G Griskey ~ Hardback

A survey of polymer processing written at an introductory level, this presentation is grounded in industrial practice. It covers fundamental chemical engineering principles as they are exhibited in polymers, basic operations for production, and product design for applications, as well as recycling a...

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Physical Networks
Hardback

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The Chemistry and Technology of Pectin
Hardback

A fundamental understanding of polymers has evolved in recent years concurrent with advances in analytical instrumentation. The theories and methodologies developed for the galacturonan biopolymers (collectively called pectins) have seldom been discoursed comprehensively in the context of the new kn...

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Melt Rheology and Its Role in Plastics Processing
by John M Dealy ~ Paperback / softback

In this comprehensive book, plastics engineers, designers and manufacturers discover how to exploit the latest techniques of measuring the rheological properties of molten and viscoelastic plastics. The role of polymer rheology is fully examined in various melt processing operations, along with spec...

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Ionomers
Hardback

The rise in the production and use of polymers as everyday materials has, for the most part, been due to advances in polymer synthesis allowing the manufacture of a range of materials suitable for many different applications. The current and potential applications of ion-containing polymers, or iono...

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Ecological Assessment Polymers
Hardback

Ecological Assessment of Polymers Strategies for Product Stewardship and Regulatory Programs John D. Hamilton and Roger Sutcliffe The expense of providing ecological assessments of new commercial products is formidable. The cost of the failure to comply with the current regulations - measured in fin...

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Chemistry of Advanced Materials
Hardback

This is to be initial, 'overview' volume of a series on the "Chemistry of Advanced Materials". This series of volumes is intented to complement VCH's existing series on "Materials Science and Technology" and, in particular, to highlight the role of chemistry in the preparation and processing of adva...

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Polymeric Systems
by Ilya Prigogine ~ Hardback

It is difficult to imagine how our highly evolved technological society would function, or how life would even exist on our planet, if polymers did not exist. The intensive study of polymeric systems, which has been under way for several decades, has recently yielded new insights into the properties...

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Handbook of Vinyl Formulating
Hardback

Here is your starting point and complete guide to polyvinyl chloride (PVC) formulation. It covers the basics of vinyl formulation, starting formulations for compounds, and the latest compounding ingredients. Since publication of the acclaimed first edition, a standard reference used by vinyl technol...

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Emulsion Polymer Technology
by Robert D. Athey ~ Hardback

An explanation for engineers and chemists working in such industries as paper, paint, and textiles, of the operating mechanisms involved in the physics and chemistry of polymers and colloids as they apply to emulsion polymer manufacture and use. Outlines the various available materials, how they are

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The Syntax of Negation and the Licensing of Negative Polarity Items...
by Rajesh Kumar ~ Hardback

Syntactic analysis of the licensing of negative polarity items.Author BiographyRajesh Kumar teaches Hindi at the Department of Asian Studies of the University of Texas at Austin. He graduated with a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the Department of Linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champ...

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Injection Molds and Molding
by Joseph B. Dym ~ Hardback

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Rheological Fundamentals of Polymer Processing
Hardback

For this volume, experts in rheology and polymer processing present fundamental and applied information on the rheological properties of polymers, in particular those relevant to processing, contributing to the physical understanding and the mathematical modelling of polymer processing sequences. Ba...

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Polymer Electrolyte Reviews
Hardback

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Conjugated Polymeric Materials: Opportunities in Electronics,...
Hardback

This book constitutes the Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Conjugated Polymers held at the University of Mons, Belgium, during the first week of September 1989. The Workshop was attended by about fifty scientists representing most of the leading research groups within NATO count...

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Manual of Plastics Analysis
by T.R. Crompton ~ Hardback

Reviewing over 100 chemical and physical methods for analysis of polymers, Manual of Plastics Analysis is so detailed and comprehensive that chemists can apply the methods - many previously unpublished - directly from the book. A genuine laboratory manual, the volume supplies prodigious amounts...

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Biodegradable Polymers and Plastics
Hardback

However, this widespread utilization of plastics has contributed to a serious plastic waste burden, and the expectation for the 21st century is for an increased demand for polymeric material. This volume focuses on a more rational utilization of resources in the fabrication, consumption and disposal...

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Cellulose Derivatives
Hardback

With contributions from many of the leaders in the field, this volume describes polysaccharide derivatives and new methods with unusual derivatives. It also highlights methods for modifying cellulose, nature's most abundant polymer, to make it accessible for numerous materials and products.

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Feedstock Recycling of Plastic Wastes
by Jose Aguado ~ Hardback

An examination of the conversion of plastic wastes into valuable chemicals useful as fuels or raw materials. Looking at both scientific and technical aspects of the recycling developments, the work describes the alternatives available. Areas include chemical depolymerization, thermal processes, oxid...

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Natural Rubber: Volume 23
Hardback

No other book on natural rubber covers such a broad spectrum of subjects as this unique publication. Subjects related to the biology, cultivation and technology of natural rubber are dealt with, along with such important aspects as its history, production and processing, through to its sophisticated...

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