Poly(hexamethylene carbonate)

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Poly(hexamethylene carbonate)
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Poly(hexamethylene carbonate) (PHC) is an organic polymer. It can be biodegredated to form adipic acid and di(6-hydroxyhexyl) carbonate by Roseateles depolymerans 61A.[1]


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