plastic film

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Noun1.plastic film - a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
Polaroid - (trade mark) a plastic film that can polarize a beam of light; often used in sunglasses to eliminate glare
flat solid, sheet - a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width
shrink-wrap - the clinging transparent plastic film that is used to shrinkwrap something
wrapping, wrapper, wrap - the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrapped
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19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Quick Overview This market research study analyzes the global markets for both AC plastic film and DC plastic film capacitors.
4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Plastic film capacitors are consumed in power electronics for filtering, power factor correction, interference suppression, circuit protection, and pulsed power and the market is expected to grow over the next five years to support the global megatrend toward improving energy efficiency in power electronics.
In its paper, (1) the environmental consulting firm Headley Pratt noted that, compared to alternatives, commonly used plastic film typically:
Based on in-depth experience, the ANDRITZ Biax team complies with the individual specifications given by the plastic film producers in terms of capacity, performance, flexible configuration, easy maintenance, efficiency, process precision, as well as energy and cost-savings.
After partnering with premier film manufacturers, Multi-Plastics established itself as a leader in the slitting and converting of thin gauge plastic film in rolls or sheets supplying the envelope, carton, label, printing and packaging industries.
The main objective of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of using unmodified plastic film as a novel wood adhesive in the plywood production, which is done to eliminate formaldehyde release during plywood production and use.
Demand for plastic film in the US is projected to grow 1.
A new type of compostable plastic film has been launched by Peterborough-based Paperfeel.
Demand for plastic film in the United States is expected to increase by 2.
has received a patent for making a plastic-coated metal plate for an automobile exterior plate, which comprises adhering or pressing a plastic film or sheet on both faces or one face of a metal plate, on a surface of the metal plate either directly or with only adhesive interposed there between, the plastic film or sheet having a surface tension at least 30 mN/m, an elongation percentage at break of at least 30% at a tensile rate of 20 mm/minute/20[degrees]C and a rupture strength of at least 1000 kg/[cm.
AIST developed a "pressure annealing" technique to reduce the resistance of conducting circuits formed on plastic film substrates by printing, without high temperature baking.