Accession Number : ADA309315

Title :   The Permeability of Some Plastic Materials to H2, He, N2, O2, and A,

Corporate Author : ATOMIC ENERGY RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT HARWELL (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Barton, R. S.

PDF Url : ADA309315

Report Date : FEB 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The study of permeability of plastic materials was undertaken as part of a programme to determine which were most suitable for use in the construction of high vacuum systems. Some of the synthetic rubbers and one natural rubber have already been studied and were the subject of a previous report. p5

Descriptors :   *PERMEABILITY, *NITROGEN, *HYDROGEN, *OXYGEN, *HELIUM, *PLASTICS, POLYMERS, NYLON, POLYSTYRENE, VACUUM APPARATUS, GREAT BRITAIN, VINYL RADICALS, POLYETHYLENE, TOLUENES, HIGH VACUUM, NATURAL RUBBER.

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
      Inorganic Chemistry
      Physical Chemistry
      Plastics
      Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE