low-density polyethylene


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low-density polyethylene

n. Abbr. LDPE
A form of polyethylene having many side branches off the main carbon backbone and a less closely packed structure than that of high-density polyethylene.
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This study investigates an easily accessible, cost-effective polymeric material with improved properties, which dissipates static charge and renders the material more susceptible to common dyestuff, while retaining the essential mechanical properties of low-density polyethylene for its intended use in technical textiles [8].
3 billion, the LDPE 3 has a production capacity of 300,000 metric tonnes of low-density polyethylene per annum.
Qapco currently runs two low-density polyethylene plants at the site, having a capacity of 400,000 tons per year.
BPI, of Greenock, said that when one ton of oil cost pounds 150 in 2006, one ton of low-density polyethylene cost pounds 500.
Dow Europe GmbH: March 1--60 [euro]/MT for all grades of low-density polyethylene resins and high-density polyethylene resins, Dowlex polyethylene resins, Attane ultra low density polyethylene copolymers, Elite enhanced polyethylene resins and Aspun fiber grade resins.
SABIC's olefins venture at the Yanbu' industrial zone on the Red Sea coast - called YanSab - was on July 4 to receive final commercial bids from international contractors for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts for units to produce 700,000 t/y of ethylene glycol (EG), 350,000 t/y polypropylene (PP) and 400,000 t/y of linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE).
When blended with linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) or metallocene linear low-density polyethylene (mLLDPE), the new grade also improves processability.
This tube is a co-extruded item: its core of low-density polyethylene is extruded first.
Combination of highand low-density polyethylene gives the liner strength, flexibility and ideal barrier properties.
The form of plastic used in grocery bags is low-density polyethylene (LDPE), which is very flexible, making it ideal for carrying groceries.
4: Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) makes shopping bags and other film products and flexible margarine tubs.

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