Biopolymers: Biomedical and Environmental Applications

Biopolymers: Biomedical and Environmental Applications

by Susheel Kalia, Luc Avérous, Luc rous
     
 

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This handbook focuses on biopolymers for both environmental and biomedical applications.  It shows recent advances in technology in all areas from chemical synthesis or biosynthesis to end use applications. These areas have not been covered in a single book before and they include biopolymers for chemical and biotechnological modifications, material structures,… See more details below

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This handbook focuses on biopolymers for both environmental and biomedical applications.  It shows recent advances in technology in all areas from chemical synthesis or biosynthesis to end use applications. These areas have not been covered in a single book before and they include biopolymers for chemical and biotechnological modifications, material structures, characterization, processing, properties, and applications.

After the introduction which summarizes the importance of biopolymer in the market, the book covers almost all the topics related to polysaccharides, biofibers, bioplastics, biocomposites, natural rubber, gums, bacterial and blood compatible polymers, and applications of biopolymers in various fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118164778
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/26/2011
Series:
Wiley-Scrivener , #77
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
642
File size:
15 MB
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