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Plastics & polymers

by Robert C. Mebane

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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polymers -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Plastics -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Plastics -- Experiments.,
  • Polymers -- Experiments.,
  • Experiments.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.

    Other titlesPlastics and polymers
    StatementRobert C. Mebane, Thomas R. Rybolt ; illustrations by Anni Matsick.
    SeriesEveryday material science experiments
    ContributionsRybolt, Thomas R., Matsick, Anni, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQD381.3 .M43 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1100165M
    ISBN 100805028439
    LC Control Number94024963
    OCLC/WorldCa31604581

    Plastics and natural materials such as rubber or cellulose are composed of very large molecules called rs are constructed from relatively small molecular fragments known as monomers that are joined together.. Wool, cotton, silk, wood and leather are examples of natural polymers that have been known and used since ancient times. For courses in Plastics, Materials and Manufacturing found in departments of mechanical, industrial or manufacturing technology or engineering; also for any beginning course in Plastics in engineering or technology programs. This book is designed to introduce plastics to a wide range of students who need to either gain, improve, or refresh their knowledge of plastic materials and s: 1.

    Get this from a library! Plastics & polymers. [Robert C Mebane; Thomas R Rybolt; Anni Matsick] -- Provides instructions for a variety of experiments that illustrate the chemical and physical properties of plastics and polymers. Summary This is the first edition of a unique new plastics industry resource: Who's Who in Plastics & Polymers. It is the only biographical directory of its kind and includes contact, affiliation and background information on more than individuals who are active leaders in .

    Polymers present to modern society remarkable performance characteristics desired by a wide range of consumers but the fate of polymers in the environment has become a massive management problem. Polymer applications offer molecular structures attractive to product engineers desirous of prolonged lifetime properties. These characteristics also figure prominently in the environmental lifetimes Author: John A. Glaser. Plastic bottles, films, cups, and fibers are thermoplastic plastics. Polymers abound in nature. The ultimate natural polymers are the deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA) that define life. Spider silk, hair, and horn are protein polymers. Starch can be a polymer as is cellulose in wood.


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