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Main Title Polymers and ecological problems /
Author Guillet, James
CORP Author American Chemical Society.
Publisher Plenum Press,
Year Published 1973
OCLC Number 00695902
ISBN 0306364034; 9780306364037
Subjects Plastic scrap--Congresses ; Plastics--Biodegradation--Congresses ; Plastics--Effect of radiation on--Congresses ; Incineration--Congresses ; Recycling (Waste, etc)--Congresses ; Polymeren ; Ecologische aspecten ; Biodegradatie
Additional Subjects Plastic scrap--Congresses ; Plastics--Biodegradation--Congresses ; Plastics, Effect of radiation on--Congresses ; Incineration--Congresses ; Recycling (Waste, etc)--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TD798.S97 1973 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
Collation xxiv, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Sponsored by various Divisions of the American Chemical Society. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Polymers with controlled lifetimes / J.E. Guillet -- Delayed action photo-activator for the degradation of packaging polymers / Gerald Scott -- The photoactivated degradation of polyolefins / Bernard Baum and Roy A. White -- The biodegradability of synthetic polymers / J.E. Potts, R.A. Clendinning, W.B. Ackart, and W.D. Niegisch -- Effluents from the municipal incineration of plastics / Richard B. Engdahl, Horatio H. Krause, and Paul D. Miller -- The auto-ignition of multicomponent fiber systems / Bernard Miller, J. Ronald Martin, and Charles H. Meiser, Jr. -- Thermal analysis of irradiated poly(vinyl chloride) / R. Salovey and R.G. Badger -- Recycling poly(tetrafluoroethylene) / Barry Arkles -- An industry view of plastics and the environment / George W. Ingle -- The plastics issue / George L. Huffman and Daniel J. Keller -- The federal approach to recycling polymers / John P. Lehman -- Who's on the clean-up crew? / Ralph J. Black.