Advances in Urethane: Science & Technology, Volume XIII, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Advances in Urethane

Science & Technology, Volume XIII, 1st Edition

By Kurt C. Frisch, Daniel Klempner

CRC Press

288 pages

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Hardback: 9781566764100
pub: 1996-05-01

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This book presents the reports on the developments in the field of urethane. It includes information on polyurethane automotive carpet composites, pentane blown polyurethane foams, and applications of polyols derived from renewable resources in polyurethanes and liquid crystalline polyurethanes.

Table of Contents

PU Automotive Carpet Composites for Vehicle Interior Noise Control: Physical Basis of Behavior

A. Cunningham, ICI Polyurethane Research Centre, Belgium; N.C. Hilyard, Materials Research Institute, Sheffield Hallam University, UK

Abstract Introduction Background Characterisation of Composite Performance Theoretical Basis Test Methods Test Results-Vibration Test Results-Airborne Conclusions References

Pentane Blown Polyurethane Foams

O. Volkert, BASF AG, Germany

Abstract Introduction Pentanes as Blowing Agents Pentane in Integral Skin Foam Pentane in Rigid Foam Safety Environmental Pollution Toxicology Conclusions References

Applications of Polyols Derived from Renewable Resources in Polyurethane

Shaio-Wen Wong and Song-Bo Wang, Polymer Institute, University of Detroit Mercy; James F. Fraves and Innocent Odacha, Department of Biology, Center for Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science, University of Detroit Mercy

Abstract Introduction Experimental HPLC Analysis Results and Discussion: 1. Urethane Formation 2. Urethane-Isocyanurate Formation Biodegradability Conclusions References

Phenylene Diisocyanate Based Polyurethane Elastomers

Ajaib Singh, Research and Development, Adiprener/Vibrathaner, Uniroyal Chemical Company

Abstract para-Phenylene Diisocyanate (PPDI) Physical Properties Toxicity Reactivity Elastomers Processing Morphology Properties Toughness High Temperature Properties Hydrolytic Stability Flex Fatigue Resistance Dynamic Performance Applications References

Urethane Elastomers/Liquid Cyrstalline Polyurethane Blends

J. G„hde, M.-M. Pohl, R. Mix and R. Dany, Institute of Applied Chemistry Berlin-Adlershof; G. Hinrichsen, Technical University of Berlin, Institute of Nonmetallic Materials, Germany

Abstract Introduction Experimental Results and Discussion Conclusions References

Liquid Crystalline Polyurethanes

Piotr Penczek and Barbara Szczepakiak, Industrial Chemistry Research Institute, Poland; Kurt C. Frisch, Polymer Institute, University of Detroit Mercy; Aleksandra Wolinska-Grabczyk, Institute of Coal Chemistry, Polish Academy of Science

Abstract Introduction Preparation Synthesis Properties Applications Conclusions References

Synthesis and Structure-Property Relationships of Polyurethane Hydrogels

E. Haschke, Busak"Shamban, Inc.; G. Hill, Vistakon-Johnson & Johnson Vision Products, Inc.; V. Sendijarevic, S. Wong and K. C. Frisch, Polymer Institute, University of Detroit Mercy

Abstract Introduction Experimental Results and Discussion Conclusions References

Special Report:

  • Recycling of Polyurethane Polymers

    Michele Modesti, University of Padova, Industrial Chemistry-Engineering Department, Italy

    Abstract Introduction

    Recycling of Materials: Physical Processes: Recycling of Material as Filler, Flake and Particle Rebonding, Hot Compression Molding; Chemical Recycling: Hydrogenation, Hydrolysis, Glycolysis

    Glycolysis Chemistry: Rigid Polyurethane Foams

    Industrial Process Information: Glycolysis of Flexible Polyurethane Foams, Glycolysis of RIM Polyurethanes, Recycling of Microcellular Polyurethane Elastomer Waste, Pyrolysis

    Energy Recovery: Combustion

    Conclusion References

  • Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Material Science