polyester resin


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pol·y·es·ter res·in

resin in which the polymers are insoluble in most organic solvents and are polymerized by light, heat, or oxygen; used in electron microscopy as a tissue-embedding medium.
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Patented is a polyester resin composition that comprises, based on 100 weight % of the total polyester resin composition, 30 to 80 weight % of a polybutylene terephthalate resin.
26 that it has acquired the unsaturated polyester resin business of Millennium Polymer, a Houston, TX resin supplier.
A positive cast in green polyester resin of the packaging for a camcorder, Xochipilli, 1996, was affixed to the gallery wall with wooden plugs attached to the voids designed to encase the camera's parts.
Building & construction was the largest end-user segment of the unsaturated polyester resin market in Asia Pacific in 2014.
com/research/9hdxww/unsaturated) has announced the addition of the "Unsaturated Polyester Resin Market by Type, End-User Industry (Building & Construction, Marine, Automotive & Transportation, Pipes & Tanks, Electrical & Electronics, Wind Energy, Artificial Stones), by Region - Global Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.
The pipe full of polyester resin GRP for installation in drainage wells, DN 400 / DA 427 L = 6 000 mm connectors and connecting rods - 525 pcs.
has been granted a patent for a coating composition comprised of a blend of two or more polyester resins each formed by the reaction of one or more polyacid molecules and one or more polyol molecules, wherein the blend has between approximately 60%-90% weight polyester resin having a Tg less than 25[degrees] C and between 10%-40% weight polyester resin having a Tg greater than 50[degrees] C and a carrier; wherein the coating composition is a liquid composition that is substantially free of mobile BPA and aromatic glycidyl ether compounds and is suitable for use in forming a food contact packaging coating.
Each of the two layers has a resin composition containing 75 to 25 mass percent of a polylactic acid resin, and 25 to 75 mass percent of a polyester resin with a glass transition temperature not exceeding 0 degrees C.
Three new polyester resin formulations for automotive SMC are said to incorporate reactive toughening that dramatically reduces "paint pops" without sacrificing stiffness or strength.
11% higher shear strength in polyester resin than competitive fibers, both dry and after 72-hour boil (meets ASTM D 2344 standards);
The report"Unsaturated Polyester Resin Market by Type, by End-User Industry (Building & Construction, Marine, Automotive & Transportation, Pipes & Tanks, Electrical & Electronics, Wind Energy, Artificial Stones), by Region - Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, The global unsaturated polyester resin market was valued at USD 7.