homopolymer


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homopolymer

(ˌhɒməʊˈpɒlɪmə)
n
(Chemistry) chem a polymer composed of monomers all of the same type
Translations
homopolymère
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Contract awarded for Homopolymer polypropylene films 1/8 "x32x48"; homopolymer polypropylene sheet 3/16 "x32" x48 "; polyethylene sheet natural 1/8" x32 "x48".
Here, PP homopolymer is produced in a bulk reactor and, in a second stage, a polypropylene-ethylene/ alpha-olefin copolymer is produced in a gas-phase reactor mixed with the homopolymer.
Today you still have a choice between the homopolymer grades and the copolymer grades of polyacetal (POM) but are they totally interchangeable?
Hills spunbond machines use its proprietary bicomponent extrusion technology to make microfiber and nanofiber spunbond webs via splittable pie and islands-in-the-sea fibers, as well as more traditional bico and homopolymer webs.
But the reason for selecting homopolymer or copolymer has not always been clear to those making the decision.
This is particularly desirable to enable the use of polybutadiene homopolymer rubbers which are more cost-effectively used in rubber-modified monovinylidene aromatic polymers.
1-1% sodium polyacrylate homopolymer having molecular weight from about 2,000 to about 10,000; and the balance water.
In fact, the crystallizations evolved in PETT-85 and PETT-15 is ascribed to their enriched homopolymer crystallization, which will be discussed in WAXD.
Europe Polyethylene (PE): LDPE GP Film, Spot Price, FD NWE LLDPE Butene, Spot Price, FD NWE Polypropylene (PP): Homopolymer Raffia, Spot Price, FD NWE Homopolymer Injection, Spot Price, FD NWE
In heat-sealing applications, a two-layer coextruded sheet can be made using the 7001 homopolymer for the structural layer and the lower melting 8307 copolymer for the sealing layer.
DALLAS -- Celanese Chemicals will increase the price for all PVAc homopolymer, VAE co-polymers and vinyl-acrylic emulsion polymers in North America by 8-10 percent, effective for shipments on or after October 15, 2005, or as contracts allow.
formerly BP Amoco Fabrics) is testing its Curv homopolymer PP tape in woven fabric, which is compacted by a patented process into sheet that can then be thermoformed.