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Properties of Compatible Blends of Polycarbonate and a Copolyester

  • P. Masi
  • D. R. Paul
  • J. W. Barlow


Blending of existing polymers to obtain a miscible mixture is widely being considered as a low capital cost route to new materials. Miscible mixtures of amorphous polymers are single phase and optically transparent, and they usually show improved mechanical properties of the pure components (1,2). Above all, miscible blends are characterized by a single, composition dependent, glass transition temperature, Tg.


Vinylidene Fluoride Terephthalic Acid Miscible Blend Miscible System Compatible Blend 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Masi
    • 1
  • D. R. Paul
    • 1
  • J. W. Barlow
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Chemical EngineeringThe University of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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