9. Furan Monomers and their Polymers: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

  1. David Plackett
  1. Alessandro Gandini

Published Online: 6 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119994312.ch9

Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings

Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings

How to Cite

Gandini, A. (2011) Furan Monomers and their Polymers: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, in Biopolymers - New Materials for Sustainable Films and Coatings (ed D. Plackett), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119994312.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Risø National Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Roskilde, Denmark

Author Information

  1. CICECO and Chemistry Department, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683415

Online ISBN: 9781119994312

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Keywords:

  • Furan Monomers and their Polymers: Synthesis, Properties and Applications;
  • Precursors and Monomers;
  • Polymers;
  • Biodegradability of Furan Polymers;
  • hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF);
  • multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Precursors and Monomers

  • Polymers

  • Biodegradability of Furan Polymers

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References