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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730149
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
..., and picnic furniture. New polyvinyl chloride (PVC) finds uses as squeezable bottles, frozen food bags, clothing, and carpets, while recycled PVC is used for floor tile, garbage can liners, furniture, trash cans, and lumber. Polypropylene (PP) is used in food and medicine packaging, but recycled PP is used...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
.... Aluminum is nonpyrophoric, which is important in applications involving inflammable or explosive materials handling or exposure. Aluminum is nontoxic and is routinely used in containers for food and beverages. Aluminum has an attractive appearance in its natural finish, which can be soft and lustrous...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... surfaces. Skin rubs on everything from clothing to concrete (e.g., a shower room floor). Lubricants play a large role in the human tribosystem. Internally, the body self-lubricates where needed. There are glands in the mouth that emit lubricant (saliva) to aid ingesting food; many such aids exist...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
... plants, paper mills, food and pharmaceutical industries, and the textile industry, boilers are used for power generation and/or for providing process steam and process heat. 1.2 Classification of Boilers Because the areas of application of boilers are very diverse, there is a need...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 1999
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.caaa.t67870135
EISBN: 978-1-62708-299-0
... Abstract Aluminum products are used extensively in natural atmospheres and in and around water. They are also widely used in building materials and as containers for chemicals and food and beverage products. This chapter discusses the corrosion mechanisms associated with these environments...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 1988
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.eihdca.t65220281
EISBN: 978-1-62708-341-6
... Typical parts made with metallic-particle gaskets Source: Emabond, Inc. Induction Cap Sealing and Packaging The food, drug, and chemical industries require easily assembled tamperproof seals that assure users of their products that no contamination has taken place between the manufacturing site...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230513
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... such as ventilation, containment, personnel protective equipment, and personnel practices such as elimination of food and tobacco products from work areas. 29.1.1 Regulatory Requirements The regulatory requirement for management of the beryllium hazard was initially defined by the Atomic Energy Commission...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
.... This is an example of dispersion hardening. Heat Reflection Place the bulbs of thermometers into two equal weights of food and wrap each tightly with aluminum foil. Place the shiny side of the foil out on one, and the dull side out on the other. Heat them together in an oven. Which heats faster? Why...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aceg.t68410001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-280-8
... such as: Automotive Household appliances (washers, dryers, dishwashers, mowers, cookware) Refrigeration and air conditioning (food industry, dairy products) Railroad Transportation (freight trucks, commuter trains) Commercial and military aircraft structures (door panels, stowing and seat brackets...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.secwr.t68350195
EISBN: 978-1-62708-315-7
... areas discussed later in this section), the choice of surface treatment can be made primarily on the basis of surface hardness, since even very thin coatings are able to support the contact loads. The industrial areas covered in this section include textiles, printing, plastics, packaging, food...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ems.t53730099
EISBN: 978-1-62708-283-9
....’ The density of PET is 1.35 to 1.38 g/cm 3 (84.27 to 86.15 lb/ft 3 ), melting temperature ( T m ) = 260 °C (500 °F), and glass transition ( T g ) = 75 °C (167 °F). It is tough, provides a barrier to water and gases, and finds uses as beverage bottles and food containers, yarns and polyfill, and film...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... in sunlight. Nontoxic and suitable for exposure to food products. Resistant to mineral salts and alkalies to 30% concentration Black color only. Poor resistance to hydrocarbon solvents, oils, fats, and some organic solvents. Do not have the moisture resistance of coal tars. Can embrittle after prolonged...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... such as medicine bottles, syringes, textile fibers, and packaging films and is also used as an engineering plastic. As previously noted, the polymer structures may also have several variations. Polyethylene, for example, can be low density (LDPE) or high density (HDPE) depending on the extent of chain branching...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... years later, as settled communities were established, tiles were manufactured in Mesopotamia and India. The first use of functional pottery vessels for storing water and food is thought to be around 9,000 or 10,000 B.C. Fired clay-based products were the only ceramics available until approximately 100...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910237
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780028
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... to water; manufacturers capitalize on this reactivity to produce polyvinyl alcohol (PVOH) from polyvinyl acetate (PVAC). Polyvinyl alcohol is a water-soluble, film-forming polymer that finds extensive use in applications ranging from photographic film to packaging. Polyvinyl acetate is not water soluble...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780336
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
..., as in the fast food and packaging industries. It is considered advantageous for the discarded plastic to degrade when exposed to microbes. Other applications of plastics actually require degradability. Thus, an interesting challenge is to develop or modify plastics that possess the properties required...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780064
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... two dies or molds, one forming either side of the sheet. Typical Thermoformed Parts The majority of thermoformed products are produced for the packaging market; however, broader applications include: Blister packages Foam food containers Refrigerator and dishwasher door liners...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.smff.t53400073
EISBN: 978-1-62708-316-4
... because they have good ballistic properties. The food packaging industry uses 1000-series alloys in such products as beverage cans. 1000-, 3000-, 5000-, and 6000-series aluminums are used in building and architecture for roofing, window panes, and other applications. 6.5 Magnesium Alloys Magnesium...