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Accession Number ADA566903
Title Modified Biopolymers as an Alternative to Petroleum-based Polymers for Soil Modification.
Publication Date Jun 2010
Media Count 27p
Personal Author C. Griggs
Abstract No abstract available.
Keywords Biomimetics
Eps(Extracellular polymeric substance)
Estcp collection
Estcp(Environmental security technology certification progra
Organic materials
Petroleum products
Soil amendment
Soil modification

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 99C - Polymer Chemistry
48F - Geology & Geophysics
48E - Soil Sciences
50D - Soil & Rock Mechanics
95F - Bionics & Artificial Intelligence
Corporate Author Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. Environmental Lab.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Briefing charts.
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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