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YOUR POLYMER GLOSSARY FROM SUMITOMO CHEMICAL ASIA

After the Science Lessons series, we bring to you Sumitomo Chemical Asia's very own Polymer Glossary. This one is a simplified version....

A CRASH COURSE IN MONOMERS

Over the years, much emphasis has been laid on polymers, their desirable properties and their vast range of applications. Monomers, the building block of polymers....

All You Need to Know About Thermoplastics and Injection Moulding

If you’ve been keenly following our Science Lessons, you are perhaps already well acquainted with the term ‘Thermoplastics’.

Acrylic Sheets 101

A term used so rampantly yet less pondered upon is ‘Acrylic Sheets’, also referred to as ‘Acrylic Plastics’.

Did You Know about the Various Grades of SUMIPEX® PMMA?

What is the predominant feature of Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA polymer) that has made it desirable and preferred for a plethora of uses across industries

Science Lesson 5: Biopolymers, Natural Polymers And Synthetic Polymers Explained

Polymers have for long been an integral part of our everyday lives so much so that examples can be found almost ubiquitously...

5 Reasons Why Acrylic Plastic Is Used For Automotive Glazing

Polycarbonate had earned the tag as the most suitable material for use in the automotive industry. However, in recent times, Polymethyl Methacrylate...

PMMA And Other Transparent Plastics - A Comparative Study

It is often easy to assume that all transparent plastics are more or less the same,based on the way they look externally...