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Enough for One Lifetime: Wallace Carothers, Inventor of Nylon
The first full biography of the man whom Roger Adams called the greatest chemist in America. Carothers took an infant science called polymer chemistry, defined it, and guided it toward its present maturity. Hermes tells the story of Carothers's sudden dramatic research successes—the discoveries that led to neoprene and nylon—and his relentless slide into depression, alcohol, and suicide, through revealing letters to his professional colleagues, family, and college classmates.
Sun and Earth and the “Green Economy”: A Case Study in Small-Business Innovation: Studies in Materials Innovation
Introducing the Chemical Sciences: A CHF Reading List7
Innovation Frontiers in Industrial Chemistry: A Report on the Third Annual CHF-SCI Innovation Day, Warren G. Schlinger Symposium
Co-Innovation of Materials, Standards, and Markets: BASF’s Development of Ecoflex: Studies in Materials Innovation #4
Guide to the Archives and Manuscript Collections in the History of Chemistry and Chemical Technology
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