neoprene

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neoprene:

see rubberrubber,
any solid substance that upon vulcanization becomes elastic; the term includes natural rubber (caoutchouc) and synthetic rubber. The term elastomer is sometimes used to designate synthetic rubber only and is sometimes extended to include caoutchouc as well.
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neoprene

[′nē·ə‚prēn]
(materials)
A synthetic rubber with outstanding resistance to ozone, weathering, various chemicals, oil, and flame, made by polymerization of chloroprene (2-chlorobutadiene-1,3); varies from amber to silver to cream in color; used in paints, putties, adhesives, shoe soles, tank linings, and rubber products.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

neoprene

A synthetic rubber which has high resistance to sunlight and oil; used in sheet form as roof membranes and flashings, as gasketing, in vibration control, etc.
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Polychloroprene (CR) is produced by free radical emulsion polymerization of 2-chloro-1,3-butadiene monomer.
However, the company has concluded that it has no alternative but to ask customers to bear part of the burden in order to stabilize its purchase of raw materials and supply of polychloroprene synthetic rubber products to customers.
Polychloroprene does not have quite the affinity for carbon black that SBR displays.
In addition, the book offers an introduction to important lattices such as styrene-co-butadiene rubber, acrylonitrile-cobutadiene, polychloroprene, polyvinyl chloride and so on.
When the Wheelon process was first employed, the forming press fluid cells and forming pads were made of polychloroprene rubber.
Vanax 107 pastilles may also replace DOTG in other cure systems and polymers, such as zinc-cured polychloroprene and sulfur-cured natural rubber.
They also replace DOTG in other cure systems and polymers, such as zinc oxide-cured polychloroprene and sulfur-cured natural rubber.