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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 brand acrylic glass stands out for its durability and light permeability.
The Ordercube is an acrylic glass cube powered by rechargeable batteries and equipped with lighting.
The mirror image quality intrinsic in colored acrylic glass (the more familiar brand name is Plexiglas), which is made with a chemical related to the acrylic paint polymer, quietly acts in painterly ways with subtle reflections of color and light.
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.
Acrylic glass is used in various consumer electronics and auto parts and demand for the high performance chemical is improving in some markets such as China.
Relatives will sit in a viewing gallery at the back of the courtroom, separated from the proceedings by an acrylic glass wall and an audio time-delay.
The Dubai Aquarium & Discovery Centre features the world's largest viewing panel and a 270 degree acrylic glass walkthrough tunnel, and is also a significant contribution to the Dubai community, with the educational discovery centre offering tailored programmes for schools.
Gold's original Fusion Art pieces are 3-D assemblages that layer multiple pieces of hand-painted acrylic glass to produce one, compound vision.
Each luminaire is designed with good thermal insulation to achieve the performance, the Alaska featuring a 'Duo' system with the fully enclosed diffusers made from clear acrylic glass (PMMA) and with the fluorescent tube itself sheathed in clear acrylic.
The European Commission cracked down on chemicals groups Arkema, Degussa, ICI, Lucite and Quinn Barlo for cartel activity between 1997 and 2002 in the acrylic glass sector, fining the companies a total of 344,562,500 on 31 May.