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Plastic

A slang term for a credit card, especially when being used to make frivolous or luxurious purchases.
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In most instances, polycarbonate lenses are certainly the way to go,'' Jeffers said.
Improving the flow characteristics of polycarbonate resins has always been a goal for researchers because of their relationship to impact resistance or toughness.
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North America Polycarbonate Industry Outlook to 2016 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants
New and used polycarbonate rodent cages (Allentown Caging Equipment, Allentown, NJ) were obtained from two different animal care facilities at the University of Missouri.
Comprehensive data showing polycarbonate capacities, production, consumption, trade statistics, and prices in the recent years are provided (globally, regionally and by country)
Makrolon[R] SL polycarbonate sheet: This enhanced UV-resistant product offers exceptional weatherability and superior impact strength.
On this occasion, three varieties of SORPLAS with distinct properties have been developed to suit the specific requirements of a variety of products, encompassing multiple types of scrap polycarbonate plastic and modified blend ratios of various additives.
The new polycarbonate is said to create the same effect as metallic paint but with greater depth of gloss.
Bisphenol A, a building block of polycarbonate plastics, can mimic the effects of the body's natural estrogens (SN: 7/3/93, p.
Polycarbonate industry supply scenario in Taiwan from 2000 to 2016 consisting of plants capacity growth, installed plant capacity by production process and technology
Bayer MaterialScience LLC offers OEMs a broad range of polycarbonate sheet materials for their lighting needs.