TITLE

Recycled bottles make engine cover

AUTHOR(S)
Treece, James B.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/13/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5865, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s development of an engine cover made from recycled polyethylene terepthalate bottles which will be installed on car models to be launched in spring 2000. Properties of PET ideal for industrial applications; Technique used by Mitsubishi in improving the impact strength of the material.
ACCESSION #
2934868

 

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