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polystyrene

 [pol″e-sti´rēn]
the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type, used in the construction of denture bases.

polystyrene

/poly·sty·rene/ (-sti´rēn) the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type, used in the construction of denture bases.

polystyrene (pol´ēstī´rēn),

n a polymer of styrene, which is a derivative of ethylene; often one of the resins present in materials designed for denture construction by the injection molding technique.

polystyrene

the resin produced by polymerization of styrol, a clear resin of the thermoplastic type.

sodium polystyrene sulfonate
a potassium exchange resin that may be administered orally or rectally in the treatment of hyperkalemia.
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Mike Lawrence, Managing Director at Tempex, explains, "Outlast[R] Thermocules[R] are in a hydrophilic compound applied as a matrix pattern coating to a base fabric.
For further information, contact Tempex GmbH, Ploucquetstr.
Over the last 12 months Tempex has doubled its safes force and added several prominent staff members supplying regular contact to their customers.
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Whatever the need, Tempex can customize protective gear for jobs performed in any sub-normal temperature environment.
Tempex has in the past incorporated high visibility fabrics within the chill and cold store industries.
I told Tempex my requirements and they agreed to sponsor me with a range of specialist clothing that would keep me warm and dry, and be easy to work in.
The Tempex Coldstore and Foul Weather collections not only display garments of extreme strength and durability but also maximum wearer comfort and convenience.
The cold store and low temperature garments have been developed from state-of-the-art materials such as tear-resistant nylon and Dacron fleece to ensure that wearers remain comfortable and safe in temperatures from -5[degrees]C to -40[degrees]C , says Tempex.
Tempex ISP is a subsidiary of the international fabric manufacturer Ploucquet and has more than 25 years of experience in the design and manufacture of cold store clothing for the UK market.