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2014-09-12 12:22:18

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2014-09-12 12:21:37

Opportunities for Phenolic Resin in Global Composites Industry 2014-2019 Trend, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis IRVING, Texas, Sept.

2014-09-11 23:03:17

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Injection Molded Plastics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast 2010 - 2018" to its report

2014-09-11 23:01:03

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China BOPET Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September

2014-09-11 08:24:04

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Europe-based Parx Plastics is starting the mass production of its biocompatible, non-toxic and non-leaching

2014-09-10 23:05:51

Consistent results and repeatability result in manufacturers bringing production back to United States. Butler, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 10, 2014

2014-09-10 23:04:02

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Ethylene Oxide Market And Ethylene Glycol Market: Global Industry Analysis, Raw Material, Consumption Trends, Size, Share and

2014-09-10 23:03:18

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Polyurethanes (PU) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share & Forecast 2009 - 2016" to its report store.


Latest plastics Reference Libraries

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2010-10-11 19:45:07

Nylon, a synthetic polymer, was first produced by Wallace Carothers in 1935. It is one of the most commonly used polymers. The thermoplastic, silky material was first used in a nylon-bristled toothbrush, then women's stockings. Nylon was made of repeating units linked by amide bonds and is frequently referred to as ppolyamide (PA). There are two common methods of making nylon for fiber applications. It was the first commercially successful synthetic polymer. It was originally intended...

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2010-10-07 15:41:25

Cellophane, made of regenerated cellulose, is a thin, transparent sheet with low permeability to air, oils, greases, and bacteria. In many countries it is a registered trademark of Innovia Films Ltd. Cellulose from most sources is dissolved in alkali and carbon disulfide to make a solution called viscose that is then extruded through a slit into a bath of dilute sulfuric acid and sodium sulfate which reconverts the viscose into cellulose. It is then passed through more baths to prevent it...

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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.