Plastics
  • Author : Mike Jenkins
  • Release Date : 01 October 2019
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 600
  • ISBN 13 : 0081024991

Plastics Book Summary

Plastics: Microstructure and Engineering Applications, Fourth Edition, covers the mechanical, chemical and electrical properties of plastic materials, along with discussions of the wider plastics issues that today's engineers and materials scientists face, including manufacturing processes and the design of plastic products. In addition to a thorough revision, the book provides detailed discussions on characterization techniques, crystallization and molecular structure. Thermoplastic composites, 3D printing and electrical properties of plastics are also covered in great detail, as are new techniques, including thermogravimetric analysis, sustainability, lifecycle analysis, and waste disposal considerations. Provides introductory information for students of plastics technology, materials science, mechanical engineering, and other fields Presents a useful introduction to the fundamentals of plastics for academic and industrial researchers from other fields Includes substantial new coverage on the electrical properties of plastics and an entirely new chapter on sustainability and lifecycle analysis of plastic materials

Plastics

Plastics

Author : Mike Jenkins,Stephen Kukureka,Nigel Mills
Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
Genre : Uncategorized
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Plastics: Microstructure and Engineering Applications, Fourth Edition, covers the mechanical, chemical and electrical properties of plastic materials, along with discussions of the wider plastics issues that today's engineers and materials scientists face, including manufacturing processes and the design of plastic products. In addition to a thorough revision, the book provides ...

The Plastics Paradox

The Plastics Paradox

Author : Chris Dearmitt
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Uncategorized
Total View : 7738 Views
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The Plastics Paradox is the first and only book to reveal the truth about plastics and the environment. Based on over 400 scientific articles, it dispels the myths that the public believe today. We are told that plastics are not green when in fact, they are usually the greenest choice according ...

Plastic

Plastic

Author : Susan Freinkel
Publisher : HMH
Genre : Nature
Total View : 8110 Views
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“This eloquent, elegant book thoughtfully plumbs the . . . consequences of our dependence on plastics” (The Boston Globe, A Best Nonfiction Book of 2011). From pacemakers to disposable bags, plastic built the modern world. But a century into our love affair, we’re starting to realize it’s not such a healthy relationship. ...

Coloring Technology for Plastics

Coloring Technology for Plastics

Author : Ronald M. Harris
Publisher : William Andrew
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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The papers in this anthology were presented during seven ANTEC and RETEC symposia between 1995 and 1998, and chronicle many of the advances in the plastics coloring technology field during that time span. The unifying theme of the papers is ""creating more value."" The interactivity of the package design process has continued ...

Conservation of Plastics

Conservation of Plastics

Author : Yvonne Shashoua
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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Plastic objects are included more than ever in museums and galleries collections these days, but these items can start to deteriorate when they a just a few years old. In this book Yvonne Shashoua provides the essential knowledge needed to keep plastic pieces in the best possible condition so that ...

Brydson s Plastics Materials

Brydson s Plastics Materials

Author : Marianne Gilbert
Publisher : William Andrew
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Brydson's Plastics Materials, Eighth Edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the commercially available plastics materials that bridge the gap between theory and practice. The book enables scientists to understand the commercial implications of their work and provides engineers with essential theory. Since the previous edition, many developments have taken place ...

Medical Plastics

Medical Plastics

Author : Robert C Portnoy
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Total View : 3892 Views
File Size : 53,8 Mb
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The use of plastics is widespread. Less widespread, however, is a clear understanding and examination of the many forms of degradation inherent within the very environments these materials must perform. Medical PlasticsùDegradation Resistance & Failure Analysis fills that void. The introductory chapter gives an overview of the medical applications of ...

Plastic Materials for Packaging

Plastic Materials for Packaging

Author : Andrew Barnetson
Publisher : iSmithers Rapra Publishing
Genre : Containers
Total View : 9961 Views
File Size : 45,7 Mb
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This report reviews the current use of plastics for packaging both by technology and market covering the world in consumption and growth terms as well as material and process developments....