Accession Number : AD0710707

Title :   ELECTRON CAPTURING BY NITROUS OXIDE IN gamma-IRRADIATED POLYPROPYLENE,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS ALEXANDRIA (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Pinkerton,D. M.

Report Date : 15 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : As part of an investigation of the deterioration of organic materials, the authors have been studying the effects of high energy radiation on some polyolefins. The communication reports chemical evidence for scavengeable electrons in irradiated polypropylene. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POLYETHYLENE PLASTICS, *RADIATION CHEMISTRY), (*NITROGEN OXIDES, *ELECTRON CAPTURE), ELECTRONS, GAMMA RAYS, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE