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  • Article - 20 Sep 2002
    Plastics may not be as long lasting as first thought. Recent evidence shows that breakdown of plastics may begin shortly after manufacture. Recognition, deterioration, influencing factors,...
  • Article - 8 May 2001
    Component materials for thermosetting composites are described. Reinforcement materials include glass, carbon, aramid and other fibres, while matrix include polyester, epoxy, vinyl ester and...
  • Article - 4 Feb 2002
    Plasticizers are unique types of additives. Without plasticizers, a majority of the injection molding compounds would have been completely unfit.
  • Article - 1 Apr 2005
    This article discusses nitrocellulose, include its applications and characterization.
  • Article - 25 Mar 2004
    Cellulose acetate is a thermoplastic that has been around for 110 years. Until recently it had been overshadowed by more recently developed plastics. The reinvention of this material is described.
  • Article - 12 Aug 2021
    Scientists from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China have recently created a conjugated polymer that completely degrades within a week when exposed to air and sunlight.
  • Article - 12 Sep 2014
    Ethyl crotonate is an organic chemical compound used as a plasticizer for acrylic resins and also as a solvent for cellulose esters. it is clear and colourless at room temperature and has a pungent...
  • Article - 20 Apr 2001
    This article briefly describes what thermoset composites are, provides properties of some common examples and outlines design considerations and market trends.
  • Article - 4 Apr 2012
    In this interview, Dr. Johannes Carolus (John) Jansen, discusses membrane technology as a potential solution to problems related to energy efficiency and the environmentally friendly use of our...
  • Article - 7 May 2001
    Cellulose proprionate (CP) is a derivative of cellulose when reacted with propanoic acid (the reagent).