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
Dictionary of Terms.
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.
"…fills the need for a handy, one-volume source for definitions and basic explanations in the rapidly growing plastics field…recommended…" (Choice, Vol. 41, No. 8, April 2004)
"...recommended to technologists as a source for quick, qualitative information..." (Polymer News)
"...It will be a valuable addition to technical libraries..." (Reactive and Functional Polymers, March 2004)