Biopolymers: Making Materials Nature's Way

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This report discusses a study that provides a basic introduction to biopolymer technology; profiles some of the more promising polymer materials; reviews research activities in the United States, Europe, and Japan; and describes the principal technical challenges and regulatory issues that may affect biopolymer commercialization efforts.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 1993
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: September 1993
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Description:

This report discusses a study that provides a basic introduction to biopolymer technology; profiles some of the more promising polymer materials; reviews research activities in the United States, Europe, and Japan; and describes the principal technical challenges and regulatory issues that may affect biopolymer commercialization efforts.

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86 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9313
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 B 52/10
  • UNTCAT: b3146767 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc40046
Resource Type: Report
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