polyolefin


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polyolefin

(ˌpɒlɪˈəʊlɪˌfiːn)
n
(Chemistry) chem a type of polymer or polyene

pol•y•o•le•fin

(ˌpɒl iˈoʊ lə fɪn)

n.
any of a group of stiff, light, and hard thermoplastic polymers, used for injection molding, mostly in the automotive and appliance industries.
[1930–35]
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A new market report describes polyolefin textiles as the most rapidly growing sector of the fibers and textiles industry in Europe.
A summary of major polyolefin resin suppliers and estimated manufacturing capacities is also provided.
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And now, one of the limitations to producing recyclable carpet has been addressed with HYPOD(TM) Polyolefin Dispersions from The Dow Chemical Company .
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Use of a silane grafted polyolefin in EPDM/polyolefin thermoplastic vulcanizates to improve compression set
Nanocor holds patents for polyolefin nanocomposites (received in 2002), with additional patents pending.