Publisher description for Oxidative delignification chemistry : fundamentals and catalysis / Dimitris S. Argyropoulos, editor.

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This book examines the fundamentals and applications of novel oxidants including oxygen and peroxide. It presents a variety of approaches including enzymes, organometallic systems, and polyoxometallates. There are a number of critical review chapters highlighting the fundamental chemistry and efforts of the research community to activate and catalyze oxygen and peroxide delignification.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Wood-pulp -- Bleaching.
Lignin -- Oxidation.