Industrial Applications of Marine Biopolymers presents different classes of marine biopolymers and their industrial applications, demonstrating the precious value of ocean resources to society. This timely volume discusses the exceedingly useful polymers derived from these materials that are biodegradable, biocompatible, and at times water soluble. Direct use or chemically modified forms of such biomaterials have many chemical sites, making them suitable for varied types of industrial applications. In addition, this book also addresses current global challenges of conservation, including extended drought conditions and the need for improved agricultural methods, together with new bio-medical developments. It is suitable for anyone who has an interest in the industrial applications of biopolymers.
Industrial Applications of Marine Biopolymers 1st Edition by Parappurath Narayanan Sudha
Publisher : CRC Press; 1st edition (June 27, 2017)
Language : English
Hardcover : 608 pages
ISBN-10 : 1498731481
ISBN-13 : 978-1498731485
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