We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental up to 14 days – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Seaweed Polysaccharides: Functional Dependencies of the Chemical Composition and Structures in the Baltic Sea Algal Communities
The Baltic Sea is a unique ecosystem, where low salinity forces its marine inhabitants to live under strong environmental stress conditions. For red algae this appears in their morphology, life-history cycle or polysaccharide composition. The gelling ability of such polysaccharides gives the basis for the vital functions of the red algae, as well as...
The Baltic Sea is a unique ecosystem, where low salinity forces its marine inhabitants to live under strong environmental stress conditions. For red algae this appears in their morphology, life-history cycle or polysaccharide composition. The gelling ability of such polysaccharides gives the basis for the vital functions of the red algae, as well as for their use in the food industry and microbiology. Gels as finely reticulated structures act as specific molecular sieves and give algae the needed flexibility to withstand marine conditions. Thus the structure-property relations of such polysaccharides can be of interest in both the scientific and industrial field. In this book the relationships between the polysaccharide structures from the seaweeds of the Baltic Sea origin, their chemical composition, rheological properties and gel structures were investigated. The complex polysaccharides were characterized by NMR and FTIR spectroscopy, chemical analysis, ICP-OES, ETAAS and size exclusion chromatography methods in comparison with well known commercial galactan preparations.
Out of Stock
We're fresh out of that one today.
So sorry. Try back another time as our inventory fluctuates daily.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.