Accession Number : ADA304554

Title :   Plastics Used as Building or Construction Materials. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1975-Dec 77,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL TECHNICAL INFORMATION SERVICE SPRINGFIELD VA

Personal Author(s) : Cavagnaro, Diane M.

PDF Url : ADA304554

Report Date : DEC 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 120

Abstract : This published search was produced by searching the data base of Engineering Index, Inc., COMPENDEX (COMPuterized ENgineering inDEX). COMPENDEX annually provides access to more than 75,000 abstracts and other items (i.e., approximately 5,000+ records monthly), 3,500 sources of world wide literature and conference proceedings from and for all engineering disciplines, 12,000 subject headings for indexing, and 100,000 authors' works. The citations cover the performance, structural design, strength, and fire and weather resistance of plastics for construction materials. Some of the applications include plumbing fixtures, molding fixtures, laminates, roofing materials, and concrete additives. (MM)

Descriptors :   *LITERATURE SURVEYS, *PLASTICS, *CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, DATA BASES, INFORMATION EXCHANGE, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, LAMINATES, BUILDINGS, CONCRETE, ABSTRACTS, STRENGTH(MECHANICS), ADDITIVES, INDEXES, DESIGN CRITERIA, WEATHERING, FIRE RESISTANT MATERIALS, STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING, ROOFS.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Plastics
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE