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ERIC Number: EJ374113
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Polymers Are Everywhere.
Seymour, Raymond B.
Journal of Chemical Education, v65 n4 p327-34 Apr 1988
Describes the history of the human understanding of polymers from alchemy to modern times. Discusses renaissance chemistry, polymers in the nineteenth century, synthetic elastomers, thermoplastic elastomers, fibers, coatings, adhesives, derivatives of natural rubber, thermosets, step-reaction, and chain polymerization. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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