polyvinylidene chloride


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polyvinylidene chloride

(ˌpɒlɪvaɪˈnɪlɪˌdiːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any one of a class of thermoplastic materials formed by the polymerization of vinylidene chloride: used in packaging and for making pipes and fittings for chemical equipment. Also called: saran
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SK Global Chemical has closed in on an acquisition deal for Dow Chemical's polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) business, the chemical affiliate of SK Innovation said Monday.
Keywords: Polyvinylidene chloride membrane, Nanoclay, Polymer Nanocomposite, Morphology
The majority of heat-shrinkable film uses polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) resins to stop oxygen diffusion, which also prevents carbon dioxide diffusion.
MX-Nylon also offers good gas barrier properties against oxygen and carbon dioxide compared to all commercially available polyamides, as well as ethylene-vinyl alcohol (EVOH) copolymers, acrylonitrile copolymers, and polyvinylidene chloride [PVDC) copolymers.
MX-Nylon also offers superior gas barrier properties against oxygen and carbon dioxide compared to all commercially available polyamides, as well as ethylene-vinyl alcohol copolymers, acrylonitrile copolymers, and polyvinylidene chloride copolymers.
MX-Nylon also offers gas barrier properties against oxygen and carbon dioxide compared with all commercially available polyamides, as well as ethylene-vinyl alcohol copolymers, acrylonitrile copolymers, and polyvinylidene chloride copolymers.
Jinming is capable of utilizing Dow's proprietary pre-encapsulation die technology for creating machinery for manufacturing polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) co-extrusion films, as per this contract.
Solvay Specialty Polymers is celebrating its 50th anniversary as the global supplier of Diofan and Ixan polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) polymers used in barrier packaging and says continued investments are planned to support future expansions for PVDC production around the world.
Diofan[R] P 510 is a newly developed polyvinylidene chloride copolymer, single component, water-based dispersion.
Complementing Ampac's flexible packaging business is a line of custom blended, three-to-nine layer, high-performance film structures that includes the only North American, blown, wide-web Saran[R] polyvinylidene chloride capability.