Plastisol


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plastisol

[′plas·tə‚sȯl]
(materials)
A vinyl resin dissolved in a plasticizer to make a pourable liquid.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Plastisol

 

a concentrated colloidal dispersion of polymers in a liquid plasticizer. Plastisols usually contain from 30 to 80 percent plasticizer. They are used in the production of artificial leather, foamed plastics, and coatings for metal surfaces. The most widely used plastisols are derived from polyvinyl chloride and copolymers that contain vinyl chloride and vinyl acetate.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

plastisol

A plastic resin, such as a vinyl resin, which has been dissolved in a plasticizer; a pourable liquid, used for casting; solidifies when baked.
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