Plastics technology handbook [electronic resource] / Manas Chanda and Salil K. Roy.

Author
Chanda, Manas, 1940- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2007.
Description
1 online resource (1 v. (various pagings)) : ill.

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Subject(s)
Plastics [Browse]
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Series
Summary note
This handbook continues to provide up-to-date coverage on the properties, processing methods, and applications of polymers. While retaining the easy-to-follow structure of the previous editions, this fourth edition covers advances in polymer-based nanomedicines, drug delivery, oxo-biodegradable polymers, polymer synthesis and applications, and the use of polymers in the automotive and aerospace industries, agriculture, electronics and electrical technology, and biomedical applications. It also includes more information on plastic foams and industrial polymers, including the emerging field of n.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Description based on print version record.
Contents
Front cover; Preface; Authors; Contents; Chapter 1. Characteristics of Polymers; Chapter 2. Fabrication Processes; Chapter 3. Plastics Properties and Testing; Chapter 4. Industrial Polymers; Chapter 5. Polymers in Special Uses; Chapter 6. Recycling of Polymers; Chapter 7. Trends in Polymer Applications; A1. Trade Names for Some Industrial Polymers; A2. Commonly Used Abbreviations for Industrial Polymers; A3. Index of Trade Names, Manufacturers, and Suppliers of Antioxidants; A4. Index of Trade Names, Manufacturers, and Suppliers of Metal Deactivators
ISBN
  • 9781420006360 (electronic bk.)
  • 1420006363 (electronic bk.)
  • 9781628705461 (electronic bk.)
  • 1628705469 (electronic bk.)
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