The Effects of Color Concentrate in Polyolefins. Metadata
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- Main Title The Effects of Color Concentrate in Polyolefins.
Author: Flora, PaulCreator Type: Personal
Chair: D'Souza, Nandika A.Contributor Type: PersonalContributor Info: Major Professor
Committee Member: Gnade, BruceContributor Type: Personal
Name: University of North TexasPlace of Publication: Denton, Texas
- Creation: 2001-12
- Digitized: 2007-07-13
- Content Description: Throughout history consumer products were generally manufactured from wood and metal. They either had to hold their natural color or become subject to painting. When plastics entered the industry, it was recognized for its ease of shaping, re-usability, physical properties and its low cost. One of plastics' greatest benefits is its ability to hold a given color from within allowing it to avoid use of paint. This paper will give a brief overview on the effects of pigments when incorporated in a polyolefin. It will provide a classification of the main types of pigments and how each effect the properties of the product through: crystallization, weatherability, opacity, coloristic values and of course viscosity.
- Keyword: Pigments
- Keyword: polyolefin
- Keyword: effects
- Keyword: crystallization
- Keyword: weatherability
- Keyword: opacity
- Keyword: coloristic values
- Keyword: viscosity
Name: UNT Student Graduate WorksCode: UNTGW
Name: UNT LibrariesCode: UNT
- Rights Access: unt
- Rights License: copyright
- Rights Holder: Flora, Paul
- Rights Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.
- Thesis or Dissertation
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc3016
- Degree Name: Master of Science
- Degree Level: Master's
- Degree Discipline: Materials Science
- Academic Department: Department of Materials Science
- Degree Grantor: University of North Texas
- Display Note: Problem in Lieu of Thesis