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List of Valid Recommendations on
Macromolecular Terminology and Nomenclature

> Macromolecular Division most recent publications: 1996 and after

> Guide for the authors of papers and reports in polymer science and technology (June 2001)

Definitions of Terms Relating to the Non-Ultimate Mechanical Properties of Polymers (Recommendations 1997)
Pure Appl. Chem., 70, 701-754 (1998)

Source-Based Nomenclature for Non-Linear Macromolecules and Macromolecular Assemblies (Recommendations 1997)
Pure Appl. Chem., 69, 2511-2521 (1997)

Definition of Terms Relating to Degradation, Aging and Related Chemical Transformations of Polymers (Recommendations 1996)
Pure Appl. Chem., 68, 2313-2323 (1996)

Glossary of Basic Terms in Polymer Science (Recommendations 1996)
Pure Appl. Chem., 68, 2287-2311 (1996)

Basic Classification and Definitions of Polymerisation Reactions (Recommendations 1994)
Pure Appl. Chem., 66, 2483-2486 (1994)

Graphic Representations (Chemical Formulae) of Macromolecules (Recommendations 1994)
Pure Appl. Chem., 66, 2469-2482 (1994)

Structure-Based Nomenclature for Irregular Single-Strand Organic Polymers (Recommendations 1994)
Pure Appl. Chem., 66, 873-889 (1994)

Nomenclature of Regular Double-Strand (Ladder and Spiro) Organic Polymers (Recommendations 1993)
Pure Appl. Chem., 65, 1561-1580 (1993)

Compendium of Macromolecular Nomenclature,
prepared for publication by W. V. Metanomski, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, 1991.

A. D. Jenkins and K. L. Loening, 'Nomenclature'; in Comprehensive Polymer Science (G. Allen, J. C. Bevington, C. Booth, and C. Price, Eds.), Vol. 1, pp. 13-54, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989.

N. M. Bikales, 'Nomenclature'; in Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Engineering, 2nd Edition (H. F. Mark, N. M. Bikales, C. G. Overberger, and G. Menges, Eds.), Vol. 10, pp. 191-204, John Wiley and Sons, New York 1987.

Definitions of Terms Relating to Crystalline Polymers (Recommendations 1988)
Pure Appl. Chem., 61, 769-785 (1989)

A Classification of Linear Single-Strand Polymers (Recommendations 1988)
Pure Appl. Chem., 61, 243-254 (1989)

Definitions of Terms Relating to Individual Macromolecules, Their Assemblies, and Dilute Polymer Solutions (Recommendations 1988)
Pure Appl. Chem., 61, 211-241 (1989)

Use of Abbreviations for Names of Polymeric Substances (Recommendations 1986)
Pure Appl. Chem., 59, 691-693 (1987)

Source-Based Nomenclature for Copolymers (Recommendations 1985)
Pure Appl. Chem., 57, 1427-1440 (1985)

Nomenclature for Regular Single-Strand and Quasi Single-Strand Inorganic and Coordination Polymers (Recommendations 1984)
Pure Appl. Chem., 57, 149-168 (1985)

Note on the Terminology for Molar Masses in Polymer Science,
Makromol. Chem., 185, Appendix to No. 1 (1984) J. Polym. Sci., Polym. Lett. Ed., 22, 57 (1984) J. Macromol. Sci.-Chem., A21, 903 (1984) J. Colloid Interface Science, 101, 277 (1984) Brit. Polym. J., 17, 92 (1985).

Stereochemical Definitions and Notations Relating to Polymers (Recommendations 1980)
Pure Appl. Chem., 53, 733-752 (1981).

Nomenclature of Regular Single-Strand Organic Polymers (Recommendations 1975)
Pure Appl. Chem., 48, 373-385 (1976).

Basic Definitions of Terms Relating to Polymers (Recommendations 1974)
Pure Appl. Chem., 40, 479-491 (1974).


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