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Polyacrylamides and Poly(Acrylic Acids)

  1. Fredric L. Buchholz

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a21_143

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Buchholz, F. L. 2000. Polyacrylamides and Poly(Acrylic Acids). Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan 48667, United States

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Raw Materials
3.Production
3.1.Free-Radical Polymerization
3.2.Polymerization Processes
3.2.1.Solution Polymerization
3.2.2.Inverse Emulsion Polymerization
3.2.3.Suspension Polymerization
3.2.4.Precipitation Polymerization
3.2.5.Polymer-Analogous Reactions
3.3.Finishing
4.Properties
5.Uses
5.1.Poly(Acrylic Acids) and Their Salts
5.2.Polyacrylamides and Hydrolyzed Polyacrylamides
5.3.Other Polymers
6.Economic Aspects
7.Toxicology, Occupational Health, and Environmental Aspects