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Author Latex (Conference) (2nd : 2002 : Berlin, Germany) (2002 : Berlin, Germany)

Title Latex & synthetic polymer dispersions : International Conference on Latex and Latex-based Products : 13-14 March 2012, KL Concorde Hotel, Kuala Lumpur : conference proceedings / organised by iSmithers
Published [London] : Smithers Rapra, [2012]
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Contents 9781847357250_FrontCover; Contents; Session 1: Naturally Occuring Latices -- Properties and Applications; Paper 1 Natural rubber latex industry -- then and now; Paper 2 Biological and physical properties, and performance of latices from different botanical sources and effectiveness of some biobased fibers and fillers; Paper 3 New developments in the characterization of natural rubber latex; Paper 4 Effect of natural starch on mechanical and biodegradation properties of natural rubber latex (NRL) films
Paper 11 Polymer latex nanocomposites: recent advancesPaper 12 Nano-dispersions in latex technology; Paper 13 Effect of nanoclay on the properties of natural rubber (NR) and carboxylated styrene butadiene rubber (XSBR) latices: a comparison; Session 4: Gloves; Paper 14 World's first surgical glove with antimicrobial coating on inside surface; Paper 15 Polyurethane dispersion gloves applications: functional and eco-friendly; Paper 16 A review of synthetic latices in surgical glove use; Session 5: Standards and Regulations
Paper 17 ISO 4074, the international standard for latex condoms, past, present and futurePaper 18 Regulatory requirements in the EU for latex products; Paper 19 Development of an ASTM standard for quantifying guayule proteins; Reach For Polymers Advert for all books; 9781847357250_BackCover
Paper 5 Effect of gamma radiation induced gel content of NR latex in quality improvement of radiationSession 2: Synthetic Latices -- Properties and Preparation; Paper 6 Latices from renewable sources -- carbohydrates as multifunctional additives in emulsion polymerisation processes; Paper 7 New developments in emulsion polymerization and synthetic latices; Paper 8 Accelerator free cross-linking of XNBR-Latex using UV techniques; Paper 9 A synthetic polyisoprene latex condom; Paper 10 Nanofillers in latex condoms; Session 3: Nanotechnology in Latex and Synthetic Polymer Dispersions
Summary These proceedings contain all the presentations from iSmithers' seventh international conference for the latex and emulsion industry. From coatings to carpets to condoms, this conference provided the essential update on the latest trends and developments in natural rubber latex, aqueous synthetic polymer latices, processing chemicals and additives, latex-based products and relevant legislation
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Latex -- Congresses.
Latex, Synthetic -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1847357261 (electronic bk.)
9781847357267 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Latex and synthetic polymer dispersions