The Building Blocks of Our World.
Small Organic Molecules.
Introduction to the Science of Giant Molecules.
Relationships Between the Properties and Structure of Giant Molecules.
Physical and Chemical Testing of Polymers.
Paints, Coatings, Sealants, and Adhesives.
Nature's Giant Molecules: The Plant Kingdom.
Nature's Giant Molecules: The Animal Kingdom.
Derivatives of Natural Polymers.
Additives and Starting Materials.
The Future of Giant Molecules.
Appendix 1. Studying Giant Molecules.
Appendix 2. Electronic Web Sites.
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