TITLE

Dreams of the perfect plastic

AUTHOR(S)
Kuber, Frank
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/14/93, Vol. 139 Issue 1886, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on research to find the perfect polymer, one that has the characteristics of lightness, hardness, resistance to chemicals and heat and other properties. Metallocenes as a possible candidate; Properties; Unique ability to synthesize plastics with separate properties; Controlling properties of polymers; Polymerisation of propylene. INSETS: Parade of polymers (description).;How do they work? (polymerisation process)..
ACCESSION #
9312010448

 

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