Handbook of Polyethylene: Structures: Properties, and Applications

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CRC Press, Jan 20, 2000 - Science - 544 pages
This text provides the basic history, molecular structure and intrinsic properties, practical applications and future developments of polyethylene production and marketing - including recycling systems and metallocene technology. It describes commercial processing techniques used to convert raw polyethylene to finished products, emphasizing special
 

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Contents

1 Introduction
1
2 Commercial Development of Polyethylene
27
3 Production Processes
43
4 Morphology and Crystallization of Polyethylene
67
5 Properties of Polyethylene
123
6 Characterization and Testing
241
7 The Chemistry of Polyethylene
375
8 Orientation of Polyethylene
415
9 Use and Fabrication of Polyethylene Products
459
10 The Future of Polyethylene
509
Index
523
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