Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction to Plastics, Polymers, and Their Properties
    • 1.1 Polymer/Plastic Chemistry
    • 1.2 Plastic Compositions
    • 1.3 Testing of Plastics
    • 1.4 Principles of Plastic Product Design
    • 1.5 Summary
    • References
  • 2. Styrenic Plastics
    • 2.1 Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS)
    • 2.2 Methyl Methacrylate– Acrylonitrile–Butadiene–Styrene (MABS) Polymer
    • 2.3 Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate (ASA)
    • 2.4 Polystyrene (PS)
    • 2.5 Styrene Acrylonitrile (SAN)
    • 2.6 Styrenic Butadiene Block Copolymers (SBC)
    • 2.7 Styrene Maleic Anhydride (SMA)
    • 2.8 Styrenic Blends and Alloys
    • References
  • 3. Polyether Plastics
    • 3.1 Acetals—Polyoxymethylene (POM or Acetal Homopolymer)
    • 3.2 Polyoxymethylene Copolymer (POM-Co or Acetal Copolymer)
    • 3.3 Modified Polyphenylene Ether/Polyphenylene Oxides (PPE or PPO)
    • References
  • 4. Polyesters
    • 4.1 Polycarbonate (PC)
    • 4.2 Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)
    • 4.3 Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
    • 4.4 Liquid Crystalline Polymer (LCP)
    • 4.5 Polycyclohexylene–Dimethylene Terephthalate (PCT)
    • 4.6 Polyethylene Naphthalate (PEN) and Polybutylene Naphthalate (PBN)
    • 4.7 Polyester Blends and Alloys
    • References
  • 5. Polyimides
    • 5.1 Polyimide (PI)
    • 5.2 Polyamide–Imide (PAI)
    • 5.3 Polyetherimide (PEI)
    • References
  • 6. Polyamides (Nylons)
    • 6.1 Nylon 6 (PA6)
    • 6.2 Nylon 11 (PA11)
    • 6.3 Nylon 12 (PA12)
    • 6.4 Nylon 46 (PA46)
    • 6.5 Nylon 66 (PA66)
    • 6.6 Nylon 610 (PA610)
    • 6.7 Nylon 612 (PA612)
    • 6.8 Nylon 6/66 (PA666)
    • 6.9 Nylon 1010 (PA1010)
    • 6.10 Nylon Amorphous
    • 6.11 Polyarylamide (PAA)
    • 6.12 P

Details

No. of pages:
752
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
William Andrew
eBook ISBN:
9780323310178
Print ISBN:
9780323310161