Permeability Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, 2nd Ed.

Permeability Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, 2nd Ed., 2nd Edition

A Guide to Packaging and Barrier Materials

Permeability Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, 2nd Ed., 2nd Edition,Liesl K. Massey,ISBN9781884207976


William Andrew

9781884207976 New edition


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This second edition is the only data handbook on the barrier and film properties of polymeric materials in thin sections. Data on permeation of liquids, gases, moisture, aroma, and flavor is extensive.

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This extensively revised and updated second edition of the only data handbook available on the properties of commercial polymeric films details the permeability characteristics of over 125 major plastic and elastomer packaging materials. New to this edition are 92 resin chapters containing textual summary information including: category, general description, processing methods, applications, and general permeability considerations for water vapor, oxygen, and other gases including aroma and flavor. The product data is presented in graphical and tabular format, retaining the familiar format of the first edition and allowing easy comparison between materials and test conditions.


Engineers, chemists, manufacturers, suppliers, designers and other technical professionals who want a comprehensive reference guide to permeability properties of plastics and elastomers.

Liesl K. Massey

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Fina Oil and Chemical Company

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Permeability Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, 2nd Ed., 2nd Edition

1. Nature of Barrier Polymer Materials
2. Collected Comparative Properties of Plastics and Elastomers
3. Processing
4. Markets and Applications
5. Automotive Fuels
6. Multi-Layer Films
7. Food and Beverage Packaging
8. Permeability of Gloves
9. Standard Measurement and Testing
Resin Data Chapters (92)
Appendices: Permeation Rates, Permeation Units Conversion

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"A unique referenceàa valuable and recommended tool." - A.R. Fritzsche, Parker Hannafin Corporation

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