industrial grade plasticizers use and selection for specific polymers

plasticizers: types, uses, classification, selection & regulation

Plasticizers: Types, Uses, Classification, Selection & Regulation

Over 90% of the plasticizers used in thermoplastic polymers are used in PVC. The plasticized polymer market and the plasticized PVC market are largely one and the same although some plasticizer is also used in acrylic polymers, polyurethanes, polystyrene even polyolefins. Major end uses include:

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polymers and plastic resins selection guide | engineering360

Polymers and Plastic Resins Selection Guide | Engineering360

Raw polymers may be produced, tested, and employed based on published standards and specifications. ASTM International, for example, maintains an entire section of standards covering standard property test methods, environmental safety, and recycling plastics. Most plastics standards are specific to the polymer makeup listed in the table above.

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polymer properties | dupont performance polymers

Polymer Properties | DuPont Performance Polymers

Selecting Polymer Properties for Specific Applications This at-a-glace guide provides a quick overview of polymer properties and application capabilities of DuPont Performance Polymers. We offer hundreds of products and thousands of grades, backed by local resources in 65 countries.

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poly-ethylene - an overview | sciencedirect topics

Poly-Ethylene - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics

Poly(ethylene vinyl alcohol) and cellulose acetate are used in the tire innerliner 1 and high molecular weight, polyisobutylene plasticizer (molecular weight 2300 daltons) is used in pressure sensitive tape for roofing applications. 2 Petroleum based oils are used as plasticizers. 4 Paraffinic oil is used as plasticizer in windshield wipers. 6 ...

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dupont™ vamac® compounding processing guide — vamac® dipolymers

DuPont™ Vamac® Compounding Processing Guide — Vamac® Dipolymers

curatives, filters, antidegradants, plasticizers and process aids are all used. As with other high-performance, heat-resistant elastomers, the choice of potential additives tends to be smaller and selection more specific. Equal attention must be given to avoiding ingredients that might give detrimental effects.

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a user-friendly guide to medical plastics selection

A User-Friendly Guide to Medical Plastics Selection

These polymers' unique characteristics complicate searching for the optimum resin and properly designing products based on the material's properties. In part two of this article, Michael Paloian will address the business-related factors that inform the material selection process. Look for it next week. About the author

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choosing the right plastic material for your product

Choosing the Right Plastic Material for Your Product

Product designers, entrepreneurs, and inventors often ask Extreme Molding for material recommendations when manufacturing their products. With thermoplastic materials (plastics, resins, or polymers that are moldable above a specific temperature and then solidify when cool) there are countless choices out there and we often suggest enlisting the help of material suppliers as well as molders to ...

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list of high temperature plastic: uses, structure & material guide

List of High Temperature Plastic: Uses, Structure & Material Guide

Today, the high temperature melt-processable thermoplastics market comprises a number of polymer families and each family consisting of several polymer types within. The plastics industry commonly uses terms such as "high performance", "engineering polymers", and "standard" or "commodity" plastics to describe the applications for these materials.

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polyolefin

Polyolefin

Industrial polyolefins. Most polyolefin produced on an industrial scale are made via polymerization through the use of catalysts. There are four major types of polyolefin catalysts, namely: (1) chromium-based catalysts; (2) Ziegler–Natta catalysts;(3) metallocene single-site catalysts (SSC); and (4) post-metallocene SSC. All four categories ...

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properties of plastic materials table | curbell plastics

Properties of Plastic Materials Table | Curbell Plastics

Use our interactive properties table below to explore by property group, sort, or compare two or more plastic materials. Also, you may want to use our Plastic Material Selection Guide or Interactive Thermoplastics Triangle to assist with the material selection process based on your application requirements.

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