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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NEW-TPI homopolymer can be zone drawn in the temperature range from 250 [degrees] C, just above the glass transition temperature, up to 300 [degrees] C For all testing conditions used in this study, the maximum draw ratio was just under eight.
It is said to have the optical performance of highly clarified randora copolymers plus the stiffness (217,500 psi) of a nucleated PP homopolymer.
Plans are under way at raw material supplier Air Products Polymers, Allentown, PA, to increase the price of its vinyl acetate-ethylene, vinyl-acrylic, polyvinyl acetate homopolymer, polyvinyl acetate copolymer and ethylene-vinyl chloride emulsions sold to all markets in the U.
PTAI estimates that worldwide demand for polymers (including homopolymer, copolymer and TPO) was 32.
soon after was producing PP homopolymer and random copolymer at New Castle, Pa.
Produced as part of the expansion will be "Escorene" homopolymer, some copolymer polypropylene and "Achieve" metallocene-based propylene polymers.
A number of copolymer and homopolymer grades of REXflex FPO are currently available for sampling.
Using Himont's Sheripol process technology, the plant produces homopolymer and copolymer resins for use in a broad range of products in both domestic and export markets.
Effective March 23, 2000, BP Amoco Chemicals has obtained proprietary FDA clearance for the use of its NDC monomer in PET/N copolymers and PEN homopolymer intended for food and beverage packaging.
Contracts will be offered for a 12-MFR general-purpose injection molding PP homopolymer and a 0.
The polypropylene plant manufactures 17 different grades of homopolymer.