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Title: Solvent-induced competing processes in polycarbonate degradation: depolymerization, chain scission, and branching/crosslinking

Catalyzed by copper sulfide nanoparticles (CuS NPs), polycarbonate (PC) degradation exhibits different degradation behaviors in varying solvents, showing competitive processes of chain scission, branching, and crosslinking.

 
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Award ID(s):
1752611
NSF-PAR ID:
10499305
Author(s) / Creator(s):
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Publisher / Repository:
RSC
Date Published:
Journal Name:
Polymer Chemistry
Volume:
14
Issue:
16
ISSN:
1759-9954
Page Range / eLocation ID:
1915 to 1922
Format(s):
Medium: X
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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