Overcoming destruction and degradation of polymeric materials not only represents a basic human desire, but also a significant contribution towards life-cycle improvement and safety-improvement of materials. With the advent of self-healing (SH) materials not only a new vision of material science had been accomplished, but also the exploitation of highly sophisticated chemical and physical principles had entered the field of commodity polymers.

The paper was originally published in Polymer Journal 69 (2015) Page 215

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