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Title Handbook of plastic films / editor, E.M. Abdel-Bary.

Imprint Shawbury : Rapra, 2003.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 404 pages) : illustrations
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface; 1 Technology of Polyolefin Film Production; 2 Processing of Polyethylene Films; 3 Processing Conditions and Durability ofPolypropylene Films; 4 Solubility of Additives in Polymers; 5 Polyvinyl Chloride: Degradationand Stabilisation; 6 Ecological Issues of Polymer Flame Retardants; 7 Interaction of Polymers with the NitrogenOxides in Polluted Atmospheres; 8 Modifications of Plastic Films; 9 Applications of Plastic Films in Packaging; 10 Applications of Plastic Films in Agriculture; 11 Physicochemical Criteria for Estimatingthe Efficiency of Burn Dressings.
Summary Plastic films are high-performance materials which play an essential part in modern life. Plastic films are mostly used in packaging applications but as will be seen from this book they are also used in the agricultural, medical and engineering fields. The plastics films industry uses state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and is continuously seeking out new technologies to improve its performance. The understanding of the nature of plastic films, their production techniques, applications and their characterisation is essential for producing new types of plastic films. This handbook has been.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Plastic films -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Chemical engineering.
Indexed Term Polyolefins
Chemical engineering
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Abdel-Bary, E. M. (Elsayed M.)
Rapra Technology Limited.
Other Form: Print version: Handbook of plastic films. Shawbury : Rapra, 2003 185957338X 9781859573389 (DLC) 2007271782 (OCoLC)51993517
ISBN 9781847351722 (electronic bk.)
1847351727 (electronic bk.)