Plastics Materials and Processes: A Concise Encyclopedia
- Discusses and describes applications and practical uses of the materials and processes.
- Clear definitions and sufficient depth to satisfy the information seekers needs
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EDWARD M. PETRIE is an industry consultant, recently retired, and former manager of strategic projects at ABB Electrical Systems Technology Institute. He has previously served as a consultant in the Polymers and Plastics Department at Westinghouse; he is a member of the Society of Plastics Engineers and is the author of the Handbook of Adhesives and Sealants.
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