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Noun1.polybutene - a polymer of butylene; used in lubricants and synthetic rubber
butene, butylene - any of three isomeric hydrocarbons C4H8; all used in making synthetic rubbers
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50 ea adhesive, sealant, repair, shall seal sf6 gases, mineral oil, and polybutene dielectric fluid at up to 200 psi oil pressure without leakage, shall be chemically resistant to ultraviolet light, water, salt water, oils, dilute acids and bases.
com)-- According to a new market report published by Credence Research "Polybutene Market - Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast 2013 - 2023," the Polybutene market was valued at US$ 1,750 Mn in 2015, and is expected to reach US$ 2,500 Mn by 2023, expanding at a CAGR of 4.
In the present work, polybutene (PB) is investigated as a new spin-solvent for gel-spinning high-strength PE fiber.
Polybutene material was used as a sticky material that remained durable for 2-3 weeks (Kappmeier and Venter, 2007).
A black polychloroprene (neoprene) rubber V-belt and a 454 gram (g) (1 lb) brick of a gray duct sealant, described as a butyl rubber, polybutene caulking compound, were two other rubber products that were tested.
Polybutene can also be used as paste forming material to ensure uniform mixing of calcium salt and stabilize the reactor paste.
The commodity resins include polystyrene (PS), polyethylene (PE), styrene-acrylonitrile copolymer (SAN), cellulose nitrate (CN), polybutene (PB), bismaleimide (BMI), unsaturated polyester (UP), and poly vinyl chloride (PVC).
The acetal resin fittings tended to fail first, followed by the polybutene pipe, and the verdict resolved our own dispute.
The transparent elastomeric compositions can be covulcanized with rubbers such as polybutadiene, polyisoprene, styrene-butadiene robber, styrene-isoprene-butadiene rubber, isoprene-butadiene rubber, or natural rubber and polybutene processing oil.
Gulls don't like to land on surfaces that have been treated with sticky polybutene, which is another nontoxic repellent.
A newly launched line of colorants and additives was developed specifically for use in biodegradable polymers such as polylactide (PLA), polyhydroxybutyratevalerate copolymer (PHBV), polybutene succinate (PBS), polybutylene adipate co-terephthalate (PBAT), and starch blends.