Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention

, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp 241–243 | Cite as

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Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis Handbook Updated

The updated and revised 3rd edition of Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis, written by Vishu Shah and published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd., is a comprehensive resource on plastics testing.

With an emphasis on significance of test methods and interpretation of results, the book covers all aspects of plastics testing, failure analysis, and quality assurance—including chapters on identification analysis, failure analysis, and case studies. It concludes with a substantial appendix with useful data, charts, and tables for ready reference. A complete index is available at the website listed below.

For more information: Research and Markets, Guinness Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8, Ireland; fax: 646/607-1907 (from the U.S.) or 353-1-481-1716 (from outside the U.S.); web:

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