methyl methacrylate

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meth·yl meth·ac·ry·late

a thermoplastic material used for denture bases and as an embedding material for electron microscopy.
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polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA)

Polymerized methyl methacrylate forming a light transparent thermoplastic material used in the manufacture of some spectacle lenses and formerly hard contact lenses. See modulus of elasticity; plastic spectacle frame.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

meth·yl meth·ac·ry·late

(methil methă-krilāt)
Thermoplastic material used for denture bases and as an embedding material for electron microscopy.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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(40) carried out their experiments using methyl methacrylate instead of using copolymerization of methyl methacrylate with butyl acrylate, but it was observed that the butyl acrylate polymerization rate was lower than that of methyl methacrylate and, as a result, the reaction times obtained in this article were higher.
The size of the droplets (before and after polymerization of the particles) is mainly determined by the type of monomer as well as the type and amount of the surfactant as it was shown for methyl methacrylate and butyl acrylate as monomers.
Karayannidis, Effect of the type of organic modifier on the polymerization kinetics and the properties of poly (methyl methacrylate) / organomodified montmorillonite nano composites, Eur.
Lucite is the world's leading supplier of methyl methacrylate with about 25% of the world market by volume and the capacity to produce 1.9 billion lbs per year of acrylic products.
Unlike many monomers that have been grafted onto thermoplastics, methyl methacrylate has the capability of homopolymerization.
Other chemical outlets for butenes are methyl ethyl ketone, octenes and methyl methacrylate.
Summary: the global methyl methacrylate market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.9% between 2018 and 2028
Dur-A-Flex is a privately held manufacturer of epoxy, urethane, methyl methacrylate and colored aggregates offering a complete line of high performance polymer flooring and wall systems.
In this second part, the polymerization of methyl methacrylate and the ter-polymerization of methyl methacrylate (MMA), hydroxyethyl methacrylate and n-butylmethacrylate is carried out in a pilot Buss-Kneader.