Thermoplastics

2017-07-27T19:13:52+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Polyvinylidene fluoride, Polyacrylonitrile, Polyoxymethylene, Polybutylene, Polyethylene terephthalate, Poly(methyl methacrylate), Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Polyvinyl chloride, Polystyrene, Ethylene-vinyl acetate, Polylactic acid, Polychlorotrifluoroethylene, Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, Celluloid, ETFE, Polybutylene terephthalate, Polycaprolactone, Polyvinylidene chloride, Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride, Polyphenylene sulfide, Polybutylene succinate, Polymethylpentene, Polyetherimide, ECTFE, Polyetherketoneketone, Polyvinyl fluoride, Polyglycolide, Polycyclohexylenedimethylene terephthalate, High performance plastics, PHBV flashcards Thermoplastics
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  • Polyvinylidene fluoride
    Polyvinylidene fluoride, or polyvinylidene difluoride, (PVDF) is a highly non-reactive thermoplastic fluoropolymer produced by the polymerization of vinylidene difluoride.
  • Polyacrylonitrile
    Polyacrylonitrile (PAN), also known as Creslan 61, is a synthetic, semicrystalline organic polymer resin, with the linear formula (C3H3N)n.
  • Polyoxymethylene
    Polyoxymethylene (POM), also known as acetal, polyacetal and polyformaldehyde, is an engineering thermoplastic used in precision parts requiring high stiffness, low friction and excellent dimensional stability.
  • Polybutylene
    Polybutylene (polybutene-1, poly(1-butene), PB-1) is a polyolefin or saturated polymer with the chemical formula (C4H8)n.
  • Polyethylene terephthalate
    Polyethylene terephthalate (sometimes written poly(ethylene terephthalate)), commonly abbreviated PET, PETE, or the obsolete PETP or PET-P, is the most common thermoplastic polymer resin of the polyester family and is used in fibers for clothing, containers for liquids and foods, thermoforming for manufacturing, and in combination with glass fiber for engineering resins.
  • Poly(methyl methacrylate)
    Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA), also known as acrylic or acrylic glass as well as by the trade names Plexiglas, Acrylite, Lucite, and Perspex among several others (see below), is a transparent thermoplastic often used in sheet form as a lightweight or shatter-resistant alternative to glass.
  • Polyethylene
    Polyethylene (abbreviated PE) or polyethene (IUPAC name polyethene or poly(methylene)) is the most common plastic.
  • Polypropylene
    Polypropylene (PP), also known as polypropene, is a thermoplastic polymer used in a wide variety of applications including packaging and labeling, textiles (e.g., ropes, thermal underwear and carpets), stationery, plastic parts and reusable containers of various types, laboratory equipment, loudspeakers, automotive components, and polymer banknotes.
  • Polyvinyl chloride
    Polyvinyl chloride, more correctly but unusually poly(vinyl chloride), commonly abbreviated PVC, is the world's third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, after polyethylene and polypropylene.
  • Polystyrene
    Polystyrene (PS) /ˌpɒliˈstaɪriːn/ is a synthetic aromatic polymer made from the monomer styrene.
  • Ethylene-vinyl acetate
    Ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA), also known as poly(ethylene-vinyl acetate) (PEVA), is the copolymer of ethylene and vinyl acetate.
  • Polylactic acid
    Poly(lactic acid) or polylactic acid or polylactide (PLA) is a biodegradable thermoplastic aliphatic polyester derived from renewable resources, such as corn starch (in the United States and Canada), tapioca roots, chips or starch (mostly in Asia), or sugarcane (in the rest of the world).
  • Polychlorotrifluoroethylene
    Polychlorotrifluoroethene (PCTFE or PTFCE) is a thermoplastic chlorofluoropolymer with the molecular formula (CF2CClF)n, where n is the number of monomer units in the polymer molecule.
  • Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene
    Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) (chemical formula (C8H8)x·​(C4H6)y·​(C3H3N)z) is a common thermoplastic polymer.
  • Celluloid
    Celluloids are a class of compounds created from nitrocellulose and camphor, with added dyes and other agents.
  • ETFE
    Ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE) is a fluorine-based plastic.
  • Polybutylene terephthalate
    Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) is a thermoplastic engineering polymer that is used as an insulator in the electrical and electronics industries.
  • Polycaprolactone
    Polycaprolactone (PCL) is a biodegradable polyester with a low melting point of around 60 °C and a glass transition temperature of about −60 °C.
  • Polyvinylidene chloride
    Polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) is a homopolymer of vinylidene chloride.
  • Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride
    Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) is a thermoplastic produced by chlorination of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resin which is significantly more flexible and can withstand higher temperatures than standard PVC.
  • Polyphenylene sulfide
    Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) is an organic polymer consisting of aromatic rings linked with sulfides.
  • Polybutylene succinate
    Polybutylene succinate (PBS) (sometimes written polytetramethylene succinate) is a thermoplastic polymer resin of the polyester family.
  • Polymethylpentene
    Polymethylpentene (PMP), also known as Poly(4-methyl-1-pentene), is a thermoplastic polymer of 4-methyl-1-pentene.
  • Polyetherimide
    Polyetherimide (PEI) is an amorphous, amber-to-transparent thermoplastic with characteristics similar to the related plastic PEEK.
  • ECTFE
    ECTFE (Ethylene ChloroTriFluoroEthylene) was designed to provide excellent chemical resistance in heavy duty corrosion applications.
  • Polyetherketoneketone
    Polyetherketoneketone (PEKK) is a semi-crystalline thermoplastic in the polyaryletherketone (PAEK) family, with high heat resistance, chemical resistance and the ability to withstand high mechanical loads.
  • Polyvinyl fluoride
    Polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) or –(CH2CHF)n– is a polymer material mainly used in the flammability-lowering coatings of airplane interiors and photovoltaic module backsheets.
  • Polyglycolide
    Polyglycolide or poly(glycolic acid) (PGA), also spelled as polyglycolic acid, is a biodegradable, thermoplastic polymer and the simplest linear, aliphatic polyester.
  • Polycyclohexylenedimethylene terephthalate
    Polycyclohexylenedimethylene terephthalate (PCT) is a thermoplastic polyester formed from the polycondensation of terephthalic acid and cyclohexylene-dimethanol.
  • High performance plastics
    High performance plastics are plastics that meet higher requirements than standard or engineering plastics.
  • PHBV
    Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate), commonly known as PHBV, is a polyhydroxyalkanoate-type polymer.