Accession Number : ADD004233

Title :   Polymers of Low Decomposition Temperature and Additives to Promote Decomposition.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : French,David M ; Tompa,Albert S ; Ayer ,Douglas E ; King,George M

Report Date : 15 Apr 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Polymeric materials having low thermal decomposition temperatures are prepared by adding acids or bases, including amines, to selected polymers which include aliphatic polyethers including polyurethanes made from these polyethers, polyesters and aliphatic polyesters including their polyurethanes, and polymers of strainfree ring monomers. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Polymers, *Thermal degradation, *Catalysts, *Synthesis(Chemistry), Low temperature, Additives, Acids, Bases(Chemistry), Amines, Aliphatic compounds, Polyethers, Polyurethane resins, Polyester plastics

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Polymer Chemistry
      Plastics
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE