DSM debuts high hydrolysis resistance polyamide 410

DSM debuts high hydrolysis resistance polyamide 410 and 4T materials for automotive cooling systems

Introduces polyamide 66 grade with very good resistance to water/glycol mixtures
Stephen Moore
Automotive and Mobility

Engineering plastics supplier DSM is extending its portfolio of high performance materials for automotive applications requiring hydrolysis resistance across a wide range of temperatures.

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PET surface properties

Modification of PET surface properties using extremely non-equilibrium oxygen plasma

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) foils have been exposed to oxygen plasma and its afterglow in order to reveal compositional and structural modifications of the surface layer.

Polymer plasma  25-07-2016

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True Cost of Drinking Water from Plastic Bottles

What is True Cost of Drinking Water from Plastic Bottles?

Plastic bottled water is destructive to the environment

How many folks are aware of the negative impacts of water bottled in plastic? Did you know that there are two main forms of plastic that make up plastic water bottles: Polyvinyl chloride plastics (PVC) and polycarbonate plastics.

Plastic Bottle  25-07-2016

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Old plastic bottles into fuel

Scientists turn old plastic bottles into fuel

By Jacopo Prisco for CNN

CNN) — Millions of tons of plastic garbage pollute our world. What if we could turn them into fuel instead?

That’s the ambitious plan of a team of scientists from the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC) in China.

bottle recycling   14-04-2016

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