polystyrene

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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.
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Migration of styrene dimers and trimers from polystyrene containers into foods.
Identification of unknown substances in food contact polystyrene. J Food Hyg Jpn 39:110-119.
Determination of the oestrogenic (uterotrophic) activity of extracts of general purpose polystyrene (GPPS) using immature female rats.
Both, nylon 6,6 and polystyrene were also subjected to the same procedure in order to study the blends with respect to the blend components.
1a) shows that polystyrene is poorly dispersed in nylon 6,6.
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MF1276H is used for polystyrene and structural-foam applications.