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Edited by Fatih Dogan

Canakkale Onsekiz Mart Universitesi Tip Fakultesi Hastanesi, Turkey

This book aims to bring together researchers and their papers on polypropylene, and to describe and illustrate the developmental stages polypropylene has gone through over the last 70 years. Besides, one can find papers not only on every application and practice of polypropylene but also on the latest polypropylene technologies. It is also intended in this compilation to present information on polypropylene in a medium readily accessible for any reader.

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PolypropyleneEdited by Fatih Dogan

Published: May 30th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2229

ISBN: 978-953-51-0636-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6214-8

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

105461 Total Chapter Downloads

88 Web of Science Citations


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1. Polypropylene in the Industry of Food Packaging

By Somaye Allahvaisi


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2. Shelf Life of Jams in Polypropylene Packaging

By Soraia Vilela Borges


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3. Rheological Behaviour of Polypropylene Through Extrusion and Capillary Rheometry

By Zulkifli Mohamad Ariff, Azlan Ariffin, Suzi Salwah Jikan and Nor Azura Abdul Rahim


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4. Mechanical Behavior Variation of an Isotactic Polypropylene Copolymer Subjected to Artificial Aging

By Hugo Malon, Jesus Martin and Luis Castejon


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5. Thermal Oxidation of Polypropylene and Modified Polypropylene - Structure Effects

By Lyudmila Shibryaeva


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6. Decomposition of Artificial Litter Made of Polypropylene

By M. Szanser


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7. Modified Atmosphere Packaging for Perishable Plant Products

By Leonora M. Mattos, Celso L. Moretti and Marcos D. Ferreira


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8. Use of Nonwoven Polypropylene Covers in Early Crop Potato Culture

By Wanda Wadas


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9. Study of Adhesion and Surface Properties of Modified Polypropylene

By Igor Novák, Anton Popelka, Ivan Chodák and Ján Sedliačik


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10. Influence of Low Pressure on the Stability of Polypropylene Electrets Films

By Asya Viraneva, Temenuzhka Yovcheva and Georgi Mekishev


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11. Effects on Freeze-Thaw Durability of Fibers in Concrete

By Salih Taner Yildirim and Cevdet Emin Ekinci


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12. Acoustic and Dielectric Properties of Polypropylene-Lignocellulosic Materials Composites

By Ewa Markiewicz, Dominik Paukszta and Sławomir Borysiak


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13. Organic Materials in Nanochemistry

By Alireza Aslani


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14. Polypropylene Nanocomposites

By Azza M. Mazrouaa


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15. Rheological Properties of Surface Treated Glass Fiber Reinforced Polypropylenes in Molten State

By Yosuke Nishitani, Chiharu Ishii and Takeshi Kitano


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16. Composites Made of Polypropylene Nonwoven Fabric with Plasmas Layers

By Maciej Jaroszewski, Janina Pospieszna, Jan Ziaja and Mariusz Ozimek


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17. Polypropylene Nanocomposite Reinforced with Rice Straw Fibril and Fibril Aggregates

By Yan Wu, Dingguo Zhou, Siqun Wang, Yang Zhang and Zhihui Wu


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18. The Influence of Filler Component on Mechanical Properties and Thermal Analysis of PP-LDPE and PP-LDPE/DAP Ternary Composites

By Kamil Şirin, Mehmet Balcan and Fatih Doğan


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19. The Effects of Adding Nano-Calcium Carbonate Particles on the Mechanical and Shrinkage Characteristics and Molding Process Consistency of PP/nano-CaCO3 Nanocomposites

By Karim Shelesh-Nezhad, Hamed Orang and Mahdi Motallebi


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20. Preparation of Polypropylene Nanocomposites Using Supercritical Technology

By Jia Ma and Ton Peijs


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21. Charging Property and Charge Trap Parameters in Porous Polypropylene Film Using Thermally Stimulated Current

By Fukuzo Yoshida and Masahiko Yoshiura


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22. Morphology and Thermo Mechanical Properties of Wood/Polypropylene Composites

By Diene Ndiaye, Bouya Diop, Coumba Thiandoume, Papa Alioune Fall, Abdou Karim Farota and Adams Tidjani


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23. Solidification of Polypropylene Under Processing Conditions - Relevance of Cooling Rate, Pressure and Molecular Parameters

By Valerio Brucato and Vincenzo La Carrubba


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24. Tailoring of Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Isotactic Polypropylene by Processing

By K. Schneider, L. Häussler and S.V. Roth


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25. Structure of Polypropylene Fibres Coloured with Organic Pigments

By Jan Broda


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