Introduction to Plastics

Introduction to Plastics is the best plastics resource you’ll ever own. The 11th edition of this popular training manual features extensive updates and a new chapter on tubing.

The manual focuses on the basic behavior and properties of plastic materials and their varied uses. It includes both ASTM and ISO standards as well as a directory of trade names, a comprehensive glossary and detailed property tables for easy reference.

Anyone who works or designs with plastics will find this a useful resource they’ll refer to often. Please contact a Modern Plastics Salesperson for your copy – $55.00 includes shipping.

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Chapter 1 How Plastics are Made
Chapter 2 Processing Techniques
Chapter 3 Fabrication Techniques for Stock Shapes
Chapter 4 Pipe, Valves & Fittings
Chapter 5 Properties of Plastics

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