cellular plastic

cellular plastic

[′sel·yə·lər ′plas·tik]
(materials)
A type of plastic with apparent density decreased substantially by the presence of numerous cells disposed throughout its mass.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

cellular plastic

A plastic containing numerous cells disposed uniformly throughout its mass.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The Braemar team recommended polyisocyanurate (PIR) pipe insulation, a polyurethane-modified polyisocyanurate cellular plastic supplied as a bunstock foam.
Following a difficult couple of years, the FSK (Plastic Foam Association) reports that Germany's cellular plastic and polyurethane processors are now looking ahead to a much brighter future.
Offer a pallet with no nails to pop, no boards to splinter, no modular parts to come loose, and no brittle pieces of cellular plastic to break off, and the pallet becomes part of the solution instead of part of the problem.
Wool has a higher fire resistance than cellulose and cellular plastic insulants; it does not burn but rather melts away from an ignition source and extinguishes itself.
Offer a pallet with no nails to pep, no boards to splinter, no modular parts to come loose, and no brittle pieces of cellular plastic to break off, and the pallet becomes part of the solution instead of part of the problem.
Compression test had been done under ASTM D1621-10 for Compressive Properties of Rigid Cellular Plastics that describes a procedure for determining the compressive properties of rigid cellular materials, particularly expanded plastics.
Lee, a foam extrusion researcher, is co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cellular Plastics. Scholz is a foam and plastics processing consultant.
Isover is a leader within its field of insulation solutions and the only supplier in Sweden to offer a complete range of insulation products with glass wool, stone wool, and cellular plastics.
Materials tested include textile, expanded vinyl plastics and cellular plastics, Puchovsky said.