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By Maya J John, Sabu Thomas, James H Clark, George A Kraus, Kalpana Katti, Karine Charlet, Elessandra da Rosa Zavareze, Baljinder K Kandola, Cristiano Alves de Silva, Cas Hill, Rungsima Chollakup, Gijo Raj, Narpinder Singh, Ratana Rujiravanit, P Thanikaivela

In the hunt for sustainable fabrics, usual polymers current an enticing replacement for lots of purposes in comparison to their man made opposite numbers derived from petrochemicals. the 2 quantity set, common Polymers, covers the synthesis, characterisation and purposes of key normal polymeric structures together with their morphology, constitution, dynamics and houses. quantity one specializes in traditional polymer composites, together with either usual and protein fibres, and quantity on common polymer nanocomposites. the 1st quantity examines the characterization, lifestyles cycle review and new resources of traditional fibres and their power as a substitute for artificial fibres in business purposes. It then explores the $64000 developments within the box of wool, silk, spidersilk and mussel byssus fibres. the second one quantity appears on the homes and characterization of cellulose, chitosan, furanic, starch, wool and silk nanocomposites and the aptitude business functions of average polymer nanocomposites. With contributions from top researchers in common polymers from worldwide, ordinary Polymers presents a priceless reference for fabric scientists, polymer chemists and polymer engineers.

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