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see polyacrylicspolyacrylics
, group of thermoplastics that are transparent and highly decorative (see plastic). The polyacrylics, or acrylic plastics, are polymers (and copolymers) of derivatives of acrylic acid, H2C=CH-COOH.
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The illuminated cube made from acrylic glass and powered by rechargeable batteries replaces the candle on every table.
Debra Mednick, executive director and home industry analyst for NPD, says acrylic offers "the best of both worlds." And recent advances in manufacturing have helped create acrylic glasses that are doppelgangers for glass and far more stylish than paper or plastic alternatives.
Shoppers, shop assistants and security staff suffered cuts and bruises as pieces of 15-centimetre thick acrylic glass flew through the air.
Acrylic glass or polymethyl-methacrylate (PMMA) is used in the moulding components for producing dashboards or DVDs; in full sheets for shops' display windows; and in sanitary ware for showers.
Despite tethering meaning to specific material properties and denying space created by anything but actual three dimensions, Judd permitted the reflections in the sculptures' interior sheets of tinted acrylic glass, which eschew his earlier rejection of illusionism and produce a shimmering mirage of architectural space inside of the boxes.
The BMW Urban model has Metro cloth/leather seats, leather sports steering wheel and an acrylic glass interior trim in black or white with Oxide Silver accents.
Features and benefits include; upward conveying range 250-750 mm; conveying of tablets of 3-20 mm diameter, and capsules; acrylic glass housing (PMMA); stainless steel drive; constructed according to GMP specifications; for cleaning, the deduster can be disassembled easily and without tools by a single person.
The 50-50 Sabic and Mitsubishi Rayon venture is meant to produce material used for acrylic glass in Saudi Arabia.
And since market is reviving, consumers are spending on home appliances too." For Videocon, new floral look based on acrylic glass design, plus the range of energy- efficient models have been instrumental in achieving this, added Shekhar.
The 50/50 venture is meant to produce material used for acrylic glass in Saudi Arabia.
Discreet emblems on the wings and a draught-stop of transparent acrylic glass bearing the 2LOOK Edition logo also distinguish the special model.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 7, 2009 - (ABN Newswire) - Japan's Mitsubishi Rayon (TYO:3404) plans to set up a joint venture in Saudi Arabia with major local chemical producer Saudi Basic Industries Corp (Sabic) to produce material used for acrylic glass, a Japanese media reported.