Melting Point Relationships for Poly(ethylene terephthalate) Systems

  • P. E. Slade
  • T. A. Orofino
Conference paper


This investigation was undertaken in an effort to establish a value for the heat of fusion of poly(ethylene terephthalate) using differential thermal analysis (DTA) as the tool for measuring the melting point depression of the polymer due to added solvent.


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© Plenum Press 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. E. Slade
    • 1
  • T. A. Orofino
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemstrand Research Center, Inc.DurhamUSA

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