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content material: Leo H. Baekeland --
A portrait of Leo H. Baekeland --
Materia polymerica : bakelite --
Leo Baekeland's legacy : a hundred years of plastics --
background of interpenetrating polymer networks beginning with bakelite-based compositions --
historic views on phenolic resins --
extreme temperature fragrant polyesters of p-hydroxybenzoic acid and their copolyesters --
of their personal phrases : plastic pioneers within the chemical historical past starting place oral heritage documents --
historical past of polyethylene --
Electrically engaging in plastics : revising the heritage of conjugated natural polymers --
Polymeric biomaterials : a heritage of use in musculoskeletal regenerative and reconstructive medicine.

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Ber. 1872, 5, 338, 280, 1094. Michael, A. Am. Chem. J. 1883, 5, 338. Kleeberg, W. Ann. 1891, 263, 283. Manasse, O. Ber. 1894, 27, 2408. Lederer, L. I. 1895, 14, 297. Story, W. H. I. 1905, 24, 1081. Ellis, C. : New York, 1935. Baekeland, L. H. Ind. Eng. Chem. 1909, 1, 149. Baekeland, L. H. Ind. Eng. Chem. 1913, 5, 506. Raschig, F. Z. Angew. Chem. 1912, 25, 1945. Baekeland, L. ; Bender, H. L. Ind. Eng. Chem. 1925, 17, 225. Megson, N. J. L. Phenolic Resin Chemistry; Butterworths Scientific Publications: London, 1958.

In the first decade of the 21st century, after ownership had passed to the Dow Chemical Company, management correctly anticipated enraged protests in 2002 when the iconic dual smokestacks featuring the vertical BAKELITE inscription had to be torn down for safety reasons (Figure 14) (22). Tellingly, activists could not come up with a good reason why the stacks should be rebuilt. A large number of the bricks were carved up and mounted on commemorative plaques, where the white bricks coming from the white BAKELITE inscription on the brown smokestacks were especially prized.

Eng. Chem. 1925, 17, 225. Megson, N. J. L. Phenolic Resin Chemistry; Butterworths Scientific Publications: London, 1958. Lilley, H. S. I. 1948, 67, 196. Freeman, J. ; Lewis, C. W. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 1954, 76, 2080. ; Pilato, L. A. Phenolic Resins; Springer-Verlag: Berlin, 1985. 29 In 100+ Years of Plastics. ; ACS Symposium Series; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, 2011. ch004 Burkhard E. com Leo Hendrik Baekeland (1863-1944) was one of the icons of the American Industrial Age, and a source of inspiration for later entrepreneurs in industry and academe.

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