Home » Nonfiction » BrydsonJ A » Plastics Materials

July 23 , 2010

Plastics Materials


The sixth edition of this classic reference work continues to provide a balanced and comprehensive overview of the nature, manufacture, structure, properties, processing and applications of commercially available plastics materials.Aiming to bridge the gap between theory and practice, it enables scientists to understand the commercial implications of their work as well as providing technologists with a theoretical background.
Download LIT

Read also

Galaxy's Edge Magazine: Issue 18, January 2016 - Featuring Leigh Bracket (scriptwriter for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back)

A Magazine of Science Fiction and FantasyISSUE 18: January 2016Mike Resnick, EditorJean Rabe, Assistant EditorShahid Mahmud, PublisherStories by: Jennifer Campbell-Hicks, Robert J. Sawyer, Lou J Berger, Rene Sears, Janis Ian, Robert T. Jeschonek, Jack Skillingstead, Dantzel Cherry, Effie Seiberg, Todd McCaffrey,…

Early chapters describe the history and nature of plastics and explain the relationship of chemical structure and properties.Preparation, structure, properties processing and applications of each class of plastics materials are then considered separately.New chapters have been added on materials selection and special polymers, including biodegradable and electroconductive polymers and thermoplastic elastomers.In addition many new plastics materials have been added throughout the text and more information has been included on testing methods and data.The sections on production/consumption statistics has also been completely updated.
Reviews of previous editions:

It's a genuine milestone in reference works...and the book is a 'must' for anyone concerned with the selection, preparation, compounding or processing of these materials' - British Plastic and Rubber

'This latest edition maintains the high standard set previously... The book s a 'must' for both student and practising technologists' - Plastics Materials

'The fourth edition of John Brydson's book carries on the splendid traditions of the previous three.As a reference book for a laboratory, sales office or student's bedroom, it is unrivalled in its comprehensive of the history, chemistry and technology of plastics'. - Reinforced Plastics

'As a reference book on the subject it is unique for its depth in such a compact form, yet allied to that it is so eminently readable.It is a working chemist's book for a working chemist.' - Journal of the Oil and Colour Chemists Association

'This is one of the most comprehensive reference books in its class.' - Polymer News, March 1996
Show more...

How to download book

Buy this book

You can buy this book now only for $67.69. This is the lowest price for this book.

Buy book

Download book free

If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.


After that you may download book «Plastics Materials»:

Download Mobi:

Download Microsoft Reader (LIT):