Accession Number : ADA308528

Title :   Outdoor Performance of Plastics. I. Introduction and Color Change.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS GAITHERSBURG MD

PDF Url : ADA308528

Report Date : 12 SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : A two-year study on the outdoor performance of plastics has been completed. Changes in appearance have previously been reported. This, the second phase of the program, deals with the physical changes that occur as a result of outdoor weather exposure.

Descriptors :   *PLASTICS, STRESS STRAIN RELATIONS, POLYMERS, MODULUS OF ELASTICITY, COLORS, CHLORIDES, FAILURE(MECHANICS), ACRYLATES, ELONGATION, OUTDOOR, WEATHERING, POLYETHYLENE, VINYL PLASTICS, GLASS REINFORCED PLASTICS.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE