7. Polyesters, Polycarbonates and Polyamides Based on Renewable Resources

  1. Vikas Mittal
  1. Bart A. J. Noordover

Published Online: 16 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118217689.ch7

Renewable Polymers: Synthesis, Processing, and Technology

Renewable Polymers: Synthesis, Processing, and Technology

How to Cite

Noordover, B. A. J. (2011) Polyesters, Polycarbonates and Polyamides Based on Renewable Resources, in Renewable Polymers: Synthesis, Processing, and Technology (ed V. Mittal), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118217689.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Chemical Engineering Department, The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Author Information

  1. Eindhoven University of Technology, Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Laboratory of Polymer Chemistry, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470938775

Online ISBN: 9781118217689

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Keywords:

  • saccharides;
  • polycarbonates;
  • aliphatic polyamides;
  • polyesters and 1 4:3, 6-dianhydrohexitols;
  • bio-based polycondensates;
  • biomass

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Abbreviations and Symbols

  • Introduction

  • Biomass-Based Monomers

  • Polyesters Based on Renewable Resources

  • Polycarbonates Based on Renewable Resources

  • Polyamides Based on Renewable Resources

  • Conclusions