The Thermal Degradation of Poly(-(D)-beta-Hydroxybutyric Acid)

Murray, Eric James (1980) The Thermal Degradation of Poly(-(D)-beta-Hydroxybutyric Acid). PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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The exponential increase in the price of crude oil combined with the recent upsurge of public concern over pollution and ecology has led to an increasing commercial interest in polymers that are either dependant on a non-oil based feedstock or are biodegradable. Poly(-(D)-Bhydroxybutyric acid) (PHB) is such a polymer, which combines both these properties.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: Physical chemistry, Organic chemistry, Polymer chemistry
Date of Award: 1980
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:1980-77158
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2020 09:18
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2020 09:18

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