Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Acetal Resins

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_99

n High-molecular weight, stable, linear polymers of formaldehyde; structurally, an oxygen atom joins the repeating units in an ether rather than ester-type link. These also include butyrals (Strong AB (2000) Plastics materials and processing. Prentice-Hall, Columbus, OH).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA