Burridge, Elain
February 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;2/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 53, p43
Trade Publication
The article offers information on low density polyethylene (LDPE), which is used mainly as a packaging film, either on its own or blended with linear low density polyethylene to improve mechanical properties. LDPE is also used in sheating for cables, the extrusion coating of paper and boards for liquids packaging, and in moisture barrier applications. The article also discusses the supply and demand and the pricing of LDPE.


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