1. Environmentally Degradable Polymeric Materials: Definitions and Background; 2. The Bacterial Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate) as Environmentally Biodegradable and Medical Polymer; 3. A Theoretical Approach for Prediction of Yarn Strength in Textile Industry; 4. Some Aspects of Heat Flow During Drying of Porous Structures; 5. Heterogeneous-Heterophase Mechanism of the Hydrophobic Compound Dissolution in Water; 6. Degradable Copolymers; 7. Degradable Interpenetrated Polymeric Networks/Hydrogels
This book is a complete guide to the subject of biodegradable materials based on multi-component polymeric systems, mainly such as hydrogels, and interpenetrating polymeric networks.