Metallocene-Catalyzed Polymers--Materials, Properties, Processing And Markets book is a multidisciplinary review of the important aspects of metallocene chemistry. A section on materials contains chapters on polyethylene, polypropylene, polystyrene, ethylene-olefin, ethylene-propylene-diene (EPDM), and nonbornene copolymers. The section on properties and processing discusses the special attributes that must be considered when using metallocene-catalyzed polymers.
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Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
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