polybutylene


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polybutylene

[¦päl·i′byüd·ə‚lēn]
(organic chemistry)
A polymer of one or more butylenes whose consistency ranges from a viscous liquid to a rubbery solid.
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Polybutylene pipe was a new type of plumbing product when it first came on the market in the 1970s.
Three companies supply polybutylene pipe and fittings for fire sprinkler installations:
The contract was for licensing the company's polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) production process for use in a plant with a capacity of 60,000 tons per annum.
A composition made up of a chemically resistant polybutylene terephthalate plastic for durability.
A newly launched line of colorants and additives was developed specifically for use in biodegradable polymers such as polylactide (PLA), polyhydroxybutyratevalerate copolymer (PHBV), polybutene succinate (PBS), polybutylene adipate co-terephthalate (PBAT), and starch blends.
What It Is: A pair of resins produced with polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) polymers that are derived from 85% post-consumer plastic waste (e.
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 17, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, with cooperation from the Aichi Industrial Technology Institute (Kariya, Aichi Prefecture), has developed an automotive interior material which uses a plant-based resin, polybutylene succinate (PBS), combined with bamboo fiber.
High volume sealants are based on silicone, polyurethane, polybutylene, polyvinyl chloride, and acrylic latices.
has been producing plant-based polybutylene succinate (PBS), a kind of biodegradable plastic, using its fermentation technology.
is a miniature solenoid valve assembly in a glass-reinforced, molded unitized body of polybutylene terephthalate.
This same study also found that copper has significant antibacterial advantages over polybutylene tubing and stainless steel in cool potable 'soft' waters.
Plumbing Express is one of the nation's leading polybutylene remediators, with more than 8,000 completed repipe jobs.