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Publicly Available Published by De Gruyter March 7, 2017

Source-based Nomenclature for Single-strand Homopolymers and Copolymers (IUPAC Recommendations 2016)

From the journal Chemistry International

Richard G. Jones, et al.

Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2016Volume 88, Issue 10-11, pp. 1073-1100

IUPAC recommendations on source-based nomenclature for single-strand polymers have so far addressed its application mainly to copolymers, non-linear polymers and polymer assemblies, and within generic source-based nomenclature of polymers. In this document, rules are formulated for devising a satisfactory source-based name for a polymer, whether homopolymer or copolymer, which are as clear and rigorous as possible. Thus, the source-based system for naming polymers is presented in a totality that serves as a user-friendly alternative to the structure-based system of polymer nomenclature. In addition, because of their widespread and established use, recommendations for the use of traditional names of polymers are also elaborated.

http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1515/pac-2015-0702

Online erschienen: 2017-3-7
Erschienen im Druck: 2017-1-1

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