Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich.
Pages: 1 Published: Jan 1965
The central structural feature of organic macromolecules is the long covalent chain of carbon atoms. Because of the tetrahedral geometry of the saturated carbon atom, and the possibility of rotation about C-C single bonds, such a chain can assume a multiplicity of spatial configurations and can move from one configuration to another.
Paper ID: STP43772S