2nd Edition

Handbook of Polymer Degradation

ISBN 9780824703240
Published June 30, 2000 by CRC Press
800 Pages

USD $400.00

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Book Description

"Covers recent advances in polymer degradation and stabilization. Focuses on the basics of photo- and bio-degradability. Delineates special and general environmental parameters such as solar irradiation, temperature, and agrochemical exposure. Surveys plastic waste disposal strategies such as recycling, incineration, chemical recovery by pyrolysis, and source reduction."

Table of Contents

Part 1 Additives and stabilizers in polymers. Part 2 Mechanism of polymer degradation and stabilization. Part 3 Controlled degradation and stabilization.

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Hamid, S. Halim