Chapter 3. Macromolecular Composition

  1. Dr. Herbert Sixta

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619887.ch29

Handbook of Pulp

Handbook of Pulp

How to Cite

Sixta, H. (ed) (2006) Macromolecular Composition, in Handbook of Pulp, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619887.ch29

Editor Information

  1. Lindenweg 7, 4860 Lenzing, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309993

Online ISBN: 9783527619887

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Keywords:

  • use of recycled fibers;
  • industrialized countries;
  • material recyling legislation;
  • packaging material regulations;
  • waste management regulations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Lignin Content

  • Extent of Delignification

  • Alkali Resistance and Solubility

  • Composition of Polysaccharides

  • Functional Groups

  • Degree of Polymerization (Molecular Mass)