Renewable polymers and Green Materials

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Polymers derived from renewable resources and green materials are discussed from a scientific and commercial perspective, covering the entire span from established knowledge to future developments.

The course curriculum includes

  • structures and typical property profiles of common renewable polymeric materials,
  • the effect of structural variations on the material performance,
  • a commercial and scientific overview of some industrially anticipated and implemented applications, such as textiles, packaging, biocomposites and nanocellulose
  • degradation and composting issues, and
  • a critical discussion of the commercial potential, sustainability, and cost efficiency of potential green material products. 

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