First edition 2007, 180 pages
Industrial Polymers provides a comprehensive and very practical overview of the
various plastic materials used in today''s industrial applications. Its focus is
on material properties and areas of application. All industrially significant plastic
families and grades are introduced following the same approach: their chemical constitution,
manufacturing, properties, processing, and end use applications. The consistent
presentation allows easy comparison of different materials for the reader and will
help with the initial identification of suitable plastic materials for a given end-use.
Ample full-color illustrations are testimony to the fact that plastic materials
are the ultimate tribute to man''s creativity and inventiveness.