Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Water-Soluble Polymers

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_12717

Macromolecules exhibiting solubility in aqueous solutions. Water-soluble polymers can be divided into four categories, biopolymers, nonionic, ionic, and associative polymers.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA