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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 158
Physical description6 p.
Subjectthermoplastic resin; properties of materials; building materials; Plastics
AbstractThis Digest discusses briefly the general characteristics of thermoplastics, and presents typical useful properties of the technically important types of these materials. It also gives a brief description of the six major families of thermoplastics. Understanding of the nature and properties of the thermoplastics will enable designers and users to understand their performance and suitability in building and engineering applications. It may also suggest new uses in these and related fields.
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PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Les thermoplastiques
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number606
NPARC number20329413
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Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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