Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 20 - Sections 20.1-20.14 - Exercises - Problems by Topic - Page 996: 93


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Polyester, a condensation copolymer is formed when the monomers terephthalic acid and ethylene glycol joins together. In this process, a water molecule is eliminated and an ester bond is formed between the two monomers. The product formed when two monomers combine together is known as a dimer.
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