Adhesion 12 pp 239-247 | Cite as

A Modified Thermoplastic Adhesive Layer in Laminates

  • R. J. Ashley


The process of lamination is valuable to many industries since it provides the opportunity to combine the properties of differing materials to meet specific end uses. Particularly useful is the ability to combine plastic and metal substrates for such applications as building panels with decorative finishes, weight reducing panels for the aircraft and automotive industries, cable wrapping and packaging.


Maleic Anhydride Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol Maleated Polypropylene Dibenzoyl Peroxide Extrusion Coating 
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    Ashley, R.J. et al., Adhesion problems in the packaging industry. In Industrial Adhesion Problems, ed. D. Brewis and D. Briggs, Orbital Press, Oxford, 1985, pp. 199–257.Google Scholar

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© Elsevier Applied Science Publishers Ltd 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. J. Ashley
    • 1
  1. 1.R&D DivisionProduct Innovation Section at Metal Box plcWantageUK

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