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Main Title Plastics and the environment /
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Author Title of a Work
Andrady, A. L.
Publisher Wiley-Interscience,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50198771
ISBN 0471095206; 9780471095200
Subjects Plastics--Environmental aspects. ; Plâasticos (aspectos ambientais) ; Kunststoff. ; Umweltvertrèaglichkeit. ; Matiáeres plastiques--Aspect de l'environnement.
Internet Access
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Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/bios/wiley044/2002027214.html
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/wiley037/2002027214.html
https://doi.org/10.1002/0471721557
Holdings
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EKBM  TP1120.A54 2003 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/22/2003
ERAM  TP1120 .A54 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/21/2014
Collation xxii, 762 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
SECTION I An Environmental Primer / (A.L. Andrady). -- Common Plastic Materials / (A.L. Andrady) -- Polymers and Energy / (I. Bousted) -- SECTION II Plastics in Packaging / (S. Selke) -- Plastics in Agriculture / (H. Hamid and I. Hussain) -- Polymer Coatings / (L.W. Hill) -- Polymers in Textiles / (B. Smith) -- SECTION III Environmental Effects on Polymeric Materials / (N.D. Searle) -- Biodegradable Polymers / (S. McCarthy) -- Plastics and the Marine Environment / (M.R. Gregory and A.L. Andrady) -- Flammability of Polymers / (A. Tewarson) -- Water-Soluble Biodegradable Polymers / (G. Swift) -- SECTION IV Polymer-Recycling and Sustainability / (J. Brandrup) -- Plastics Recycling / (M. Fisher) -- Thermal Destruction of Waste and Plastics / (A. Gupta) -- Recycling of Carpet and Textile Fibers / (Y. Wang, et al.) -- Recycling of Automotive Scrap Plastics / (W. Lange).