Accession Number : ADA301675

Title :   Weatherability of Plastic Materials,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS BOULDER CO

Personal Author(s) : Kamal, Musa R.

PDF Url : ADA301675

Report Date : FEB 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 306

Abstract : The growth of the plastics industry in recent years has been accompanied with a significant expansion in the outdoor application of plastic materials.

Descriptors :   *POLYMERS, *PLASTICS, *WEATHERPROOFING, *WEATHERING, CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, SYMPOSIA, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, WEATHER, AGING(MATERIALS), DEGRADATION, EXPOSURE(GENERAL), LAMINATES, POLYSTYRENE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, COPOLYMERS, EMBRITTLEMENT, GLASS, LIGHT SOURCES, RAIN, OXIDATION, RADIATION ABSORPTION, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, HIGH DENSITY, PIGMENTS, ACCELERATED TESTING, ELONGATION, CARBON BLACK, REINFORCING MATERIALS, HUMIDITY, POLYESTER PLASTICS, POLYETHYLENE PLASTICS, POLYVINYL CHLORIDE, SUNLIGHT, PLASTIC COATINGS, RADIANT INTENSITY.

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Optics
      Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE