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This article discusses electrical testing and recommended procedures for determining the electrical properties of insulating materials, with particular emphasis on plastics. It describes the electrical characteristics of various forms of plastics and also presents definitions of the terms used in connection with testing and specifying plastics for electrical applications.

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Electrical Testing and Characterization, Characterization and Failure Analysis of Plastics, Edited By Steven Lampman, ASM International, 2003, p 164–176,

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