International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Mario Malinconico Ideas Activities
  • dr, Italian National Research Council
    Naples, Italy
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    Tel 00390818675212
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    Italian National Research Council
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
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I am the recently nominated IUPAC representative of Italian National Research Council (CNR). Research Director at Institute on Polymer Chemistry and Technology (ICTP) in Naples, my activity is in the synthesis of polymers and chemical modification of natural and synthetic polymers. I work very much in the field of sustainable polymers for agriculture, and I would increase the general people awareness of the importance of a sustainable approach to crop protection by a chemistry respective of the evironment.