ERIC Number: EJ407639
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Identification of Polymers in University Class Experiments.
Bowen, Humphry J. M.
Journal of Chemical Education, v67 n1 p75-77 Jan 1990
The apparatus, reagents, preliminary classification, nomenclature, acquisition, and procedures used in the identification of synthetic polymers are described. Specific tests for the identification of the presence of hydrocarbons, chlorine, fluorine, sulfur, and nitrogen and the absence of halogens and sulfur are discussed. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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