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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Tenders are invited for Supply of polyalphaolefin 6 (pao 6) & polyalphaolefin 40 (pao 40)
INEOS will also build a 400,000 tonne LinearAlphaOlefin (LAO) plant and associated world-scale PolyAlphaOlefin (PAO).
Also the company is planning to build a 400,000-tonne LinearAlphaOlefin (LAO) plant and associated world-scale PolyAlphaOlefin (PAO).
PAO (Polyalphaolefin) Esters Group III (Hydro Cracking) PAG (Polyalkylene Glycol)
[ClickPress, Fri Mar 15 2019] Adroit Market Research today published a study on the "Global Synthetic Lubricants Market Size 2017 by Type (Polyalphaolefin (PAO), Esters, Polyalkylene Glycol (PAG), Application (Transmission Fluids, Engine Oils, Metalworking Fluids, Heat Transfer Fluids (HTF) and Others), By Region and Forecast 2018 to 2025".
[USPRwire, Mon Mar 11 2019] Adroit Market Research today published a study on the "Global Synthetic Lubricants Market Size 2017 by Type (Polyalphaolefin (PAO), Esters, Polyalkylene Glycol (PAG), Application (Transmission Fluids, Engine Oils, Metalworking Fluids, Heat Transfer Fluids (HTF) and Others), By Region and Forecast 2018 to 2025".
Petron's High Temperature Protection uses polyalphaolefin base oil and is suited for heavy traffic, stop and go conditions and heavy loads.
Petron Blaze Racing HTP is a fully synthetic 0W-40 Polyalphaolefin based gasoline engine oil, which provides better oxidation and thermal resistance than mineral based oil.
Cabello, "Antiwear properties of carbon-coated copper nanoparticles used as an additive to a polyalphaolefin," Tribology International, vol.
Derived and summarized from DOT&E (2005-14), USGAO (2005, 2007-14), DoDIG (2013-15), DOT&E = Director of Operational Test and Evaluation, GAO = Government Accountability Office, IG = Inspector General, PAO = Polyalphaolefin, TEMP = Test and Evaluation Master Plan, IOT&E = Initial Operational Test and Evaluation, SDD = system development and demonstration, VSim = verification simulator, ALIS = Autonomic Logistics Information System, OT = operational test, LO = low observable, msn = mission, fit = flight, O = open, W = working, C = Close, ?
Figure 2 shows this relationship for air, Polyalphaolefin (PAO) and water.