TITLE

PP nano-trials result

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/5/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 56, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the success of a test conducted by NaturalNano on its proprietary halloysite nanotubes, HNT, in polypropylene (PP) using standard equipment. NaturalNano has tested levels of HNT added to PP at proportions between 5% and 13%. The firm will now carry out further trials to increase this loading and test production-scale equipment. NaturalNano notes that the technology will provide stronger, lighter and less expensive materials.
ACCESSION #
24455794

 

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