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CONTRACTION. An abbreviation; a mode of writing or printing by which some of the letters of a word are omitted. See Abbreviations.

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2]O in the PVC matrix was examined by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) and scanning electron microscopy (SEM) analysis, in which a novel morphology was observed for the first time.
Through the development of several innovative joint designs, a number of PVC pipe producers offer pipe well suited for these trenchless pipe situations.
Wide range of high-performance color masterbatches includes Remafin masterbatches for olefins and Renol masterbatches for engineering resins, styrenics and PVC.
As a result, most municipal recycling centers do not accept PVC products, meaning that millions of CD jewel cases either take up room indefinitely in landfills, where they won't biodegrade, or are incinerated.
The distribution of PVC flooring after such a recalculation becomes 59.
PVC gets a bad rep sometimes, and here is where the question divides into supply piping and waste piping.
The most dominant type which is exported is PVC resin which under the harmonized system of CBS is classified under other PVC resins.
Melt techniques Alcryn will bond to both flexible and rigid PVC during coextrusion.
The market overview section estimates the market size of the Indian PVC pipe market and also provides the growth rate.
Central and Western regions account for over two-thirds of the country's PVC demand and this trend is expected to continue over the next five years.
A rigid PVC formulation used in the production of PVC window profiles was chosen.
Metablen S weatherable silicone-acrylic impact modifiers for high-performance rigid PVC applications such as sheet, profiles, and injection molding.