Plasticisers Bulletin

Weekly updates delivering an overview of the latest literature on plasticisers. From the world's largest database dedicated to polymer literature.

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This Polymer Bulletin is a current awareness service from the Polymer Library, the world's largest database dedicated to polymer literature. Each time the abstracts database is updated with new records (every week) you will be sent a bulletin alerting you to any items that relate to plasticisers.


Plasticisers are small molecules that, when added to a polymer, mix in between the long polymeric chains affecting the interaction between those chains. As such, plasticisers are a key part of many compounds and can drastically alter the properties of a polymer, both in terms of the processability and the final product. They allow plastics to be used for functions where, without the plasticiser, the polymer would have been completely unsuitable. Although there is a limit to the number of polymers which can be produced cheaply and easily there are hundreds of plasticisers which may be added, so discovering the effects of different plasticisers on different polymers can be very important.

A Current Awareness service from Rapra may be just what you need to update your knowledge with ease and accuracy without having to waste time, effort and money finding the information yourself.

If there are many people within your organisation who would benefit from this information then get in touch to talk to us about our multi-recipient bulletin.

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