Advances in Polymer Science

Synthetic Biodegradable Polymers

Editors: Rieger, B., Künkel, A., Coates, G.W., Reichardt, R., Dinjus, E., Zevaco, Th.A. (Eds.)

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Salen Metal Complexes as Catalysts for the Synthesis of Polycarbonates from Cyclic Ethers and Carbon Dioxide, by Donald J. Darensbourg.- Material Properties of Poly(Propylene Carbonates), by Gerrit. A. Luinstra and Endres Borchardt.-   Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate) from Carbon Monoxide, by Robert Reichardt and Bernhard Rieger. -  Ecoflex® and Ecovio®: Biodegradable, Performance-Enabling Plastics, by K. O. Siegenthaler, A. Künkel, G. Skupin and M. Yamamoto.- Biodegradability of Poly(Vinyl Acetate) and Related Polymers, by Manfred Amann and Oliver Minge.-  Recent Developments in Ring-Opening Polymerization of Lactones, by P. Lecomte and C. Jérôme.- Recent Developments in Metal-Catalyzed Ring-Opening Polymerization of Lactides and Glycolides: Preparation of Polylactides, Polyglycolide, and Poly(lactide-co-glycolide), by Saikat Dutta, Wen-Chou Hung, Bor-Hunn Huang and Chu-Chieh Lin.- Bionolle (Polybutylenesuccinate), by Yasushi Ichikawa, Tatsuya Mizukoshi.- Polyurethanes from Renewable Resources, by David A. Babb.-

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Salen Metal Complexes as Catalysts for the Synthesis of Polycarbonates from Cyclic Ethers and Carbon Dioxide

    Darensbourg, Donald J.

    Pages 1-27

  • Material Properties of Poly(Propylene Carbonates)

    Luinstra, Gerrit. A. (et al.)

    Pages 29-48

  • Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate) from Carbon Monoxide

    Reichardt, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 49-90

  • Ecoflex® and Ecovio®: Biodegradable, Performance-Enabling Plastics

    Siegenthaler, K. O. (et al.)

    Pages 91-136

  • Biodegradability of Poly(vinyl acetate) and Related Polymers

    Amann, Manfred (et al.)

    Pages 137-172

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Synthetic Biodegradable Polymers
Editors
  • Bernhard Rieger
  • Andreas Künkel
  • Geoffrey W Coates
  • Robert Reichardt
  • Eckhard Dinjus
  • Thomas A. Zevaco
Series Title
Advances in Polymer Science
Series Volume
245
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-27154-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-27154-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-27153-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-43687-1
Series ISSN
0065-3195
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 366
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