Handbook of UV Degradation and Stabilization

1st Edition

Author:

  • George Wypych
    • Print ISBN 9781895198461

    Table of Contents

    Introduction; Effect of sunlight and various forms of radiation on materials; Properties of commercial UV stabilizers; Methods of control and analysis; Mechanism of actions; Compatibility with other components of formulation; Physical properties of stabilizers; Effect of stabilizers on performance of final product; Use of stabilizers in different industrial products; Use of stabilizers in different polymers; Effect of processing methods on stabilizer activity; Mathematical modelling in UV stabilization; Health and safety; Environmental effect

    Details

    No. of pages:
    704
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    ChemTec Publishing
    Print ISBN:
    9781895198461

    About the author

    George Wypych

    George Wypych has a Ph.D. in chemical engineering. His professional expertise includes both university teaching (full professor) and research and development. He has published 18 books, 47 scientific papers, and he has obtained 16 patents. He specializes in polymer additives, polymer processing and formulation, material durability and the development of sealants and coatings.