Harvesting the Fruits of Innovation — Polyethylene

  • Frank M. McMillan

Abstract

Karl Ziegler demonstrated how far he was from being an ivory tower academic by how promptly and aggressively he pursued useful and profitable employment for his brainchildren. We have already seen (Ch. 3) from his action after the discovery of the ‘growth reaction’ that he was well aware that patents are important and that tight agreements, like tight fences, make good neighbours.

Keywords

Zirconium Carbide Polyethylene Rubber Income 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Frank M. McMillan 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Frank M. McMillan

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations