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The Effect of Transport Phenomena on the Shelf Life of a Plastic Carbonated Beverage Bottle

  • G. A. Gordon
  • P. R. Hsia
Part of the Polymer Science and Technology book series (PST, volume 6)

Abstract

A large new market, the beer and carbonated beverage bottle market, is about to open up for plastic materials. This paper will discuss the shelf life of a plastic bottle for carbonated beverages in terms of the various parameters, transport related and otherwise, which determine it, evaluating their relative importance in absolute terms and as a function of time.

Keywords

Shelf Life Pressure Loss Ring Seal Total Pressure Loss Solubility Coefficient 
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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. A. Gordon
    • 1
  • P. R. Hsia
    • 1
  1. 1.Continental Can Company, Inc.ChicagoUSA

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