Plastics (World About Us)

by Kate Jackson Bedford

Publisher: Stargazer Books

Written in English
Cover of: Plastics (World About Us) | Kate Jackson Bedford
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  • Science & Nature - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Plastics,
  • Children: Grades 3-4
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12440226M
ISBN 101596040424
ISBN 109781596040427

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Plastics draw on dwindling fossil fuels, leach harmful chemicals, litter landscapes, and destroy marine life. As journalist Susan Freinkel points out in this engaging and eye-opening book, we’re nearing a crisis point. We’ve produced as much plastic in the past decade as we did in the entire twentieth century/5(85).

The seventh edition of this classic reference work once more provides a comprehensive overview of commercially available plastics materials. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, it enables scientists to understand the commercial implications of their work as well as providing technologists with a theoretical background.

Microplastic Pollutants introduces the reader to the growing problem of microplastic pollution in the aquatic environment and is the first ever book dedicated exclusively to the subject of microplastics. Importantly, this timely full-colour illustrated multidisciplinary book highlights the very recent realization that microplastics may.

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1 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 ).

The book is very comprehensive and I got a few important points out of it. The frustration is that it used technical terms from the Plastics book beginning, which were Plastics book explained (or inferable) later in the book or never explained at all.

I wonder how much background in plastic molding the other readers had if they found this easy to by: The first of the book’s four sections represents a basic introduction to the key subject matter of plastics and the environment; the second explores several pertinent applications of plastics with environmental implications–packaging, paints and coatings, textiles, and agricultural film use.

Plastic: A Toxic Love Story explains how the plastic got there and why its so difficult to keep it away. This is a must read for anyone concerned about the environment.

Freinkels book is packed with information on plastic: its history, chemistry, manufacturing, uses and disposal.4/5. Market Data Book. Tweet Share Share Email More.

In addition, Excel files with over 3, plant locations for all ranked plastics processors are included. Price: $1, Castin Craft Idea Book Resin casting is an exciting and fun craft that allows you to embed or encase almost any object in crystal-clear plastic.

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Read More. The Good: Medical and Public Health Applications of Plastics. In medicine alone, the diversity of plastics’ uses is incredible. Prosthetics, engineered tissues, and microneedle patches for drug delivery are all possible with polymers [10, 11].In many sectors of society, plastics have replaced glass, wood, fibers, and metal in various products, including dishware, clothing, food packaging Cited by: In the book's preface, DeArmitt cites his reasons for writing it, including finding out that his children were being taught inaccurate information about plastics at school.

Plastic is any synthetic or semisynthetic organic polymer. In other words, while other elements might be present, plastics always include carbon and hydrogen. While plastics may be made from just about any organic polymer, most industrial plastic is made from petrochemicals. Thermoplastics and thermosetting polymers are the two types of plastic.

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Resources change, websites move, companies go out of business, campaigns succeed or fail. For courses in Plastics, Materials and Manufacturing found in departments of mechanical, industrial or manufacturing technology or engineering; also for any beginning course in Plastics in engineering or technology programs.

This book is designed to introduce plastics to a wide range of students who need to either gain, improve, or refresh their knowledge of plastic materials and s: 1.

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What is plastic. Plastic Moulding Charactheristic Plastic Additives Chapter 4:Injection Moulding Machine. In the chapter 4, we will learn the few major parts which make the injection moulding machine Clamping System Moulding System Injection System Chapter 5: Moulds for plastics.

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It describes the types of plastics that are suitable for pyrolysis recycling, the mechanism of pyrolytic degradation of various plastics, characterization of the pyrolysis products and details of commercially mature pyrolysis technologies.

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In this engaging book, E.S. Stevens tells us everything we have always wondered about plastics and of the efforts, in America, Europe, and Asia, to develop a new breed of environmentally friendly plastics.

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The plastics you put in your recycling bin are brought here to the material recovery facility. This is where people and automated equipment sort plastics by type and shape. MRFs vary quite a bit. Some MRFs are well-funded as part of larger companies.

Some are run by municipalities. Others are small, privately owned operations. Alro Plastics began in in Jackson, Michigan to sell plastic sheet, rod, tube and film to Alro’s existing customer base. Customers can now purchase from one fully integrated supplier and receive the same superior service, while lowering their total procurement costs.

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