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Since the exploration of PVA matrix, it has been found in various morphologies for a variety of applications.
2016) or by the remaining acetate groups in PVA during the saponification reaction of polyvinyl acetate (PVAc) (Alhosseini et al.
Activity-based costing looks at activities identified through PVA and determines the resources required to do each of those activities.
Sit on a street corner or attend large crowd events with a PVA sign or wear PVA apparel.
At the second stage, after the reaction of PVA with formaldehyde, urea was introduced into the reaction system.
2) were used to obtain the content of MWCNTs in composite fibers and the detailed information of degrade process of PVA, MWCNTs, and composite fibers.
The second cycle of heating was used to analyze the samples' glass transition temperature ([T.sub.g]), melting temperature ([T.sub.m]) and degree of crystallinity ([X.sub.c]), based on the melting enthalpy of the PVA 100% crystalline [24], [X.sub.c(100%)] = 138.6 J/g.
That important list of things to do included hearing from a prominent congressman, who had kind words of gratitude for the PVA members.
PVA 1799, with Mn of 74,800, degree of hydrolysis of 99%, was provided from Sinopec Sichuan Vinylon Works (Chongqing, China).
It's a month where PVA staff, volunteers and supporters bring our mission for veterans to the public.
Poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) is a widely used water-soluble polymer which has been produced on a large scale commercially.
A longtime supporter of Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), Fortune 200 company Altria renewed a two-year grant to PVA's Operation PAVE (Paving Access for Veterans Employment) last December with a check for $400,000.