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Identification and analysis of plastics.

J. Haslam

Identification and analysis of plastics.

by J. Haslam

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Published by VanNostrand in Iliffe .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

ContributionsWillis, H. A.
The Physical Object
Pagination483p.,ill.,26cm
Number of Pages483
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19304339M

HANSER is the premier publisher of plastics technology books for industry, science, and education. From initial design to finished product, our expert authors help you to make great things. From initial design to finished product, our expert authors help you to make great things. Many complex plastic compounds require a rigorous spectral or destructive chemical analysis for a positive identification. To initially determine whether a material is thermoplastic (meltable) or thermoset (non-meltable) type, heat a metal or glass stirring rod until it glows red or orange (to about °F / °C) and press it against the sample.

Our range of services include Resistance Of Plastic To Chemical Reagents Testing Services, Carbon Black Content In Olefin Plastics Testing Services, Determination of Temperature of Crystallisation And Melting Of Plastics By DSC Technique, Thermal Analysis of Plastics, Thin Film Tensile Property Testing Service and Identification Of Plastics Compounds. Analysis in polymer manufacturing is essential for packaging, construction, automotive, aviation, electronics, paints, resins and more. Materials laboratories face increasing polymer testing challenges from raw materials right up to finished products. Material identification and characterization is .

ous plastics journals and magazines shows that in spite of all the modern analytical methods and advances in instrumental analysis, there is still a need for simple methods for the identifi cation of plastics. The analytical procedures described in this book do not require special chemical knowl-.   “This eloquent, elegant book thoughtfully plumbs the consequences of our dependence on plastics” (The Boston Globe, A Best Nonfiction Book of ). From pacemakers to disposable bags, plastic built the modern world. But a century into our love affair, we’re starting to realize it’s not such a healthy relationship. As journalist Susan Freinkel points out in this eye-opening book /5(9).


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London, Iliffe, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J Haslam; H A Willis; D C M Squirrell. Simple Methods for Identification of Plastics. Book • 5th Edition • Authors: Select General Introduction to the Analysis of Plastics.

Book chapter Full text access. General Introduction to the Analysis of Plastics. Pages Select Screening Tests. Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction Advanced Methods for Identification Identification of Plastic Materials References General References Identification Analysis of Plastic Materials - Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis.

carried out (a Plastics ID Kit is available through the Society of Plastics Engineers). It is hoped that this edition fi lls the gap between the extensive plastics analysis volumes covering various methods in great detail and the tabular compilations of selected samples.

Naturally, this entails a compromise. crystalline and (mostly disordered) amorphous plastics (see Figure ). This degree of order also has an eff ect on the behavior of the plastic on heat-ing and on its solubility.

Plastics that so en on heating and start to fl ow are called thermoplastics. On cooling, such plastics become solid again. This process can be repeated many times. PLASTICS IDENTIFICATION I. Objective To identify the six kinds of recycled plastic polymers by measuring their physical and chemical properties.

Background Information Every polymer has very distinct characteristics, but most polymers have the following general attributes: 1. Polymers can be resistant to chemicals.

About this book. Written in easy-to-read and -use format, this book updates and revises its bestselling predecessor to become the most complete, comprehensive resource on plastics testing. This book has an emphasis on significance of test methods and interpretation of results.

The book covers all aspects of plastics testing, failure analysis, and quality assurance - including chapters on identification analysis, failure analysis. With regard to the identification of plastics, there are different reasons that lead to the need for performing analyses of plastic materials: to check compliance with the technical data sheet of a raw material, to check the specifications or technical requirements of an injected part, to find the source of a behaviour failure of a complex food packaging film, to identify a foreign body found in a foodstuff.

This reference book on engineering plastics provides practical and comprehensive coverage on how the performance of plastics is characterized during design, property testing, and failure analysis/5(3). Material Properties of Plastics Formation and Structure The basic structure of plastics (or polymers) is given by macromolecule chains, formulated from monomer units by chemical reactions.

Typical reactions for chain assembling are polyaddition (continuous or step wise) and condensation polymer-ization (polycondensation) [1] (Figure ). 1. Plastic material types identification by Appearance. It is the most common, simplest and most effective methodfor Plastic material Identification.

The preliminary identification of many plastic products can be done in this way. It is to distinguish different varieties of plastics according to their appearance. To risk stating the obvious, the first step in identifying a piece of plastic should be to look for a label.

Sincethe SPI resin identification coding system has been widely adopted by plastics manufacturers to label their products for post-consumer recycling.

Though the variety of possible plastic materials is essentially infinite, the. This book gives guidance on the simple identification of different polymeric materials. Flow charts describe a step-by-step approach to determining the chemical nature of an unknown specimen, starting with simple studies of behaviour on heating and ranging to preparing samples for infrared spectroscopy.

Naturally, these tests should be used only for tentative identification because some complex plastic compounds require a rigorous analysis for identification.

To initially determine whether a material is thermoset or thermoplastic, heat a stirring rod (to about °F/°C, the material is a thermoplastic; if not, it is probably a thermoset.

We present, rapid and efficient identification of ten different types of post-consumer plastics obtained from a local recycling unit by deploying a low cost, compact CCD spectrometer in laser.

Identification and Analysis of Plastics J. Haslam, H.A. Willis Published by Van Nostrand (). The Plastics identification technique is laid out in flowchart for eash step-by-step identification by process of elimination.

This is shown in the plastics Identification Chart. There are some basic guidelines one must follow in order to simplify the procedure. The first step is to determine whether the material is thermoplastic or thermoset. As a plastic distributor, I like to read books about the history of plastics.

As a Colorado resident, and husband to a professional conservationist, I enjoy learning more about environmental issues. I got a chance to do both when I when I recently read the new book, Plastic Missing: Identification.

The first chapter of this book introduces the reader to the world of plastics and explains the way in which these materials rapidly began to change our world.

With considerable detail, the early history of plastics is discussed in chronological order from the humble beginnings of the first semi-synthetic polymer to the mass production of plastics at the end of the Second World War.The Plastics Design Library series (PDL) is a collection of data books, reference works and practical guides covering plastics engineering, applications, processing, manufacturing, material selection, product design, recycling and waste, and innovative series is aimed at a wide range of engineers, R&D, and other professionals working primarily in the plastics industry, and.The book covers all aspects of plastics testing, failure analysis, and quality assurance - including chapters on identification analysis, failure analysis, and case studies.

The book concludes with a substantial appendix with useful data, charts and tables for ready reference.