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PLA

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Port of London Authority
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The exercise will help in developing combined response by PN and PLA (N) in the face of conventional as well as asymmetric threat to maritime interests of both countries.
Our previous studies have showed that this copolyester has great potential in terms of toughening of PLA [21, 22], However, the influence of PBAC with different amount of c/s-CHRM has not been investigated in depth yet.
The researchers also used a compatibilizer, methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI), to improve the poor interfacial adhesion between hydrophobic PLA and hydrophilic starch.
The Admiral added that the visit of PLA (Navy) Task Group is expected to enhance interoperability and maritime collaboration between the two navies.
En este sentido, se estudio la influencia de la degradacion de la fase PLA durante el procesado de los compuestos con montmorillonita (Cloisite 30B) y sepiolita natural en sus propiedades termicas (DSC y TGA), de traccion y en la degradacion hidrolitica a 96 horas y a condiciones de pH basico.
Corbion's high heat PLA for high performance applications has been used in a new bioplastic mouse from Nager-IT as well as the well-known bioplastic touchscreen computer from Supla and Kuender.
A smartly turned out contingent of PLA (Navy) presented him Guard of Honour on his arrival onboard the Chinese ship.
PLA was used as a reinforcing polymer at different concentrations (10 to 50 wt%), whereas NPCC and talc acted as a nucleating agent were fixed at 2 phr, respectively.
Corbion will continue to sell lactides to PLA polymerization customers.
1) Linear low-density polyethylene, high-density polyethylene, polyethylene oxide, and polycaprolactone have been blended with PLA to reduce its brittleness.
She is an active member in PLA and served on the PLA board, chaired the Public Libraries advisory board, and chairs PLA's Leadership Task Force.
The PLA is organized into seven military regions and more than 20 military districts.