Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

  • NEWS AND VIEWS

Dynamic polymer network points the way to truly recyclable plastics

Access options

Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

$32.00

All prices are NET prices.

Nature 568, 467-468 (2019)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-01209-3

References

  1. Ellen MacArthur Foundation. New Plastics Economy Global Commitment (Ellen MacArthur Foundation, 2019).

    Google Scholar 

  2. Rahimi, A. & García, J. M. Nature Rev. Chem. 1, 0046 (2017).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  3. Christensen, P. R., Scheuermann, A. M., Loeffler, K. E. & Helms, B. A. Nature Chem. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41557-019-0249-2 (2019).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  4. Sardon, H. & Dove, A. P. Science 360, 380–381 (2018).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  5. Fortman, D. J. et al. ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng. 6, 11145–11159 (2018).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  6. Long, T. E. Science 344, 706–707 (2014).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. García, J. M. et al. Science 344, 732–735 (2014).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  8. Montarnal, D., Capelot, M., Tournilhac, F. & Leibler, L. Science 334, 965–968 (2011).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  9. Wojtecki, R. J., Meador, M. A. & Rowan, S. J. Nature Mater. 10, 14–27 (2011).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  10. Denissen, W., Winne, J. M. & Du Prez, F. E. Chem. Sci. 7, 30–38 (2016).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  11. Lloyd, E. M. et al. Chem. Mater. 31, 398–406 (2019).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  12. Zhu, J.-B., Watson, E. M., Tang, J. & Chen, E. Y.-X. Science 360, 398–403 (2018).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  13. DeBlase, C. R., Silberstein, K. E., Truong, T.-T., Abruña, H. D. & Dichtel, W. R. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 16821–16824 (2013).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  14. Kandambeth, S. et al. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 19524–19527 (2012).

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  15. Rorrer, N. A. et al. Joule https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joule.2019.01.018 (2019).

    Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Subjects

Nature Careers

Jobs

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing

Search

Quick links