Rapra's new Practical Guide to Polyethylene provides information about every aspect of polyethylene production and use in a reader-friendly form. The Practical Guide beings with general background on the polyethylene family and features price, production, and market share information. It describes basic types of polyethylenes and reviews additives used. Polyethylenes exhibit a range of properties due to differences in structural and molecular weight, and the Practical Guide gives readers the lowdown on rheological, mechanical, chemical, thermal, and electrical properties, among others.

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