Plastics & polymers technology

    Film Properties of Plastics and Elastomers

    By Laurence W. McKeen

    Hardback £182.46

    Film Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, Fourth Edition is the only data handbook available on the engineering properties of commercial polymeric films. It details many physical, mechanical, optical, electrical and permeation properties within the context of specific test parameters, providing a ready reference for comparing materials in both the same...

    Materials Selection for Natural Fiber Composites

    By Faris M. Al-Oqla

    Hardback Save £37.54 = £162.46

    Materials Selection for Natural Fiber Composites covers the use of various tools and techniques that can be applied for natural fiber composite selection to expand the sustainable design possibilities and support cleaner production requirements. These techniques include the analytical hierarchy process, knowledge-based system, Java based materials selection system, artificial neural...

    Polymer Blends and Composites: Chemistry and Technology

    By G. Subramanian

    Hardback £135.06

    Because it is critically important to manufacture quality products, a reasonable balance must be drawn between control requirements and parameters for improved processing method with respect to plastics additives.

    Brydson's Plastics Materials

    By Marianne Gilbert

    Hardback £190.46

    Brydson's Plastics Materials, Eighth Edition, provides a comprehensive overview of the commercially available plastics materials that bridge the gap between theory and practice. The book enables scientists to understand the commercial implications of their work and provides engineers with essential theory. Since the previous edition, many developments have taken place...

    Science and Technology of Flexible Packaging

    By Barry Morris

    Hardback Save £38.54 = £166.46

    The Science and Technology of Flexible Packaging: Multilayer Films from Resin and Process to End Use provides a comprehensive guide to the use of plastic films in flexible packaging, covering scientific principles, properties, processes, and end use considerations. The book brings the science of multilayer films to the practitioner in...

    Modification of Polymer Properties

    Hardback Save £28.54 = £126.46

    Modification of Polymer Properties provides, for the first time, in one title, the latest information on gradient IPNs and gradient copolymers. The book covers the broad range of polymer modification routes in a fresh, current view representing a timely addition to the technical literature of this important area. Historically, blends,...

    Chemical Resistance of Engineering Thermoplastics

    Hardback Save £34.54 = £150.46

    Chemical Resistance of Engineering Thermoplastics provides a comprehensive, cross-referenced compilation of chemical resistance data that explains the effect of thousands of reagents, the environment, and other exposure media on the properties and characteristics of engineering thermoplastics - plastics which are generally used in higher performance applications. A huge range of...

    Chemical Resistance of Commodity Thermoplastics

    Hardback Save £34.54 = £150.46

    Chemical Resistance of Commodity Thermoplastics provides a comprehensive, cross-referenced compilation of chemical resistance data that explains the effect of thousands of reagents, the environment and other exposure media on the properties and characteristics of commodity thermoplastics - plastics which are generally used in higher performance applications. A huge range of...

    Fluoroelastomers Handbook

    By Jiri George Drobny

    Hardback Save £34.54 = £150.46

    Fluoroelastomers Handbook: The Definitive User's Guide, Second Edition is a comprehensive reference on fluoroelastomer chemistry, processing technology, and applications. It is a must-have reference for materials scientists and engineers in the automotive, aerospace, chemical, chemical process, and power generation industries. Covering both physical and mechanical properties of fluoroelastomers, it is...

    Active Coatings for Smart Textiles

    By Jinlian Hu

    Hardback Save £35.54 = £154.46

    Active Coatings for Smart Textiles presents the latest information on active materials and their application to textiles in the form of coatings and finishes for the purpose of improving performance and creating active functional effects. This important book provides detailed coverage of smart coating types, processes, and applications. After an...

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