Compositions of Degradable Salt-Responsive Copolymers

J. Propst
University of South Carolina, US

Keywords: biodegradable cationic polymer, salt-responsive polymer, copolymers, stimuli-responsive polymers


This invention provides an entirely new approach to develop salt-responsive degradable cationic polymers for water-dispensable personal care products such as wet pipes. Successful implementation of these polymers will enable replacement of some non-degradable acrylic polymers.