Special Issue: In Progress

Table of Contents

Reviews

Harrison L Corrêa

Article ID: 4268
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Abstract: The replacement of fossil raw materials by renewable alternatives is imperative. Renewable, biodegradable, and compostable polymers are options to be developed and adopted. Embedded in this concept, the present study evaluates whether biopolymers are sustainable alternatives to replace traditional polymers used in packaging, such as polyet...
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Editorial

Anjali R Nair

Article ID: 4278
Views - 69  (Abstract) PDF - 21  (Download)
Abstract: When Eric Fawcett and Reginald Gibson discovered polyethylene accidentally, they never realized how useful their discovery will be for mankind, similar to how Charles Goodyear’s idea of adding sulphur to polyisoprene would revolutionize the tire and other rubber industries. Although those discoveries centuries ago have never realized their current impact,...
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