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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 604132, 9 pages
The Design of UV Absorbing Systems for Horticultural Applications
1School of Chemistry Food Science and Pharmacy, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AD, UK
2School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AD, UK
Received 17 June 2013; Accepted 12 August 2013
Academic Editors: I. Imae, M. Miritello, A. O. Neto, and D. Sands
Copyright © 2013 V. Mahendra et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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