Accession Number : ADD015457

Title :   Surface Epoxidation of Elastomers.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 23 Jun 92,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Roland, C M ; Zemel, Irima ; Poranski, C F

Report Date : 23 Jun 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : Surface epoxidized elastomeric articles containing unsaturation are obtained by immersing the articles in an epoxidizing solution for a time sufficient to epoxidize at least some surface unsaturation in the articles.

Descriptors :   *EPOXIDATION, *ELASTOMERS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, SURFACES, OXIDATION, NATURAL RUBBER, NITRILE RUBBER, OIL SEALS, ACRYLONITRILE POLYMERS, TENSILE STRENGTH

Subject Categories : Elastomers and Rubber
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE