A Review of Synthesis, Characterization, and Properties of Complex Polymers for Use in the Recovery of Petroleum and Other Natural Resources

  • John J. Meister


Many processes that are basic to the extraction of natural resources are facilitated by addition of polymers. To be useful, the polymers must meet an interrelated list of chemical and physical properties as well as economic criteria. The chemical and physical properties demanded of the polymers are:


Solution Viscosity Repeat Unit Graft Copolymer Sodium Chloride Solution Complex Polymer 
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  • John J. Meister
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  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of DetroitDetroitUSA

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