Adaptation initiatives and measures to reduce the vulnerability of natural and human systems against actual or expected climate change effects. Adaptation can be anticipatory, taking place before observed changes, or reactive. Read more..
Value-added is a procedure that increases the worth of a product or raw material through transformation and processes. Read more..
Adhesives is a term used to describe a material that is capable of holding together solid materials by surface attachment. The oldest adhesives are proteins and polysaccharides, which are high molecular weight natural polymers derived from plants and animals. Today most adhesives are made from synthetic polymers range from commodity products used in box and carped manufacturing and highly specialized used in surgery and aerospace such as cyanoacrylate or sealant. Read more.,.
Advanced fibre is a term used to describe any reinforcing fibres characterized by either extraordinary strength, modulus or resistance to high temperature; beyond those more well-known such as polyester, nylon, glass, etc. Read more..