Burridge, Elain
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p39
Trade Publication
The article offers information on polycarbonates (PC). It has major uses in optical applications and discs. PC is also used in compounds or blended with other polymers. It is available in different grades and can be extruded, blow and injection moulded. In 2006, increased supply and softer demand have impacted world markets. Prices in northeast Asia are under pressure. There are two processes to manufacture PC: interfacial and melt technology


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