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Plastics Processing, 1. Processing of Thermoplastics

  1. Gert Burkhardt,
  2. Ulrich Hüsgen,
  3. Matthias Kalwa,
  4. Gerhard Pötsch,
  5. Claus Schwenzer

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a20_663.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Burkhardt, G., Hüsgen, U., Kalwa, M., Pötsch, G. and Schwenzer, C. 2011. Plastics Processing, 1. Processing of Thermoplastics. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Institut für Kunststoffverarbeitung, Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Compounding Processes
2.1.Mixing
2.2.Rolling and Kneading
2.3.Pelletizing
2.4.Shredding and Grinding
2.5.Storage and Transportation
3.Pressureless Processing Techniques
3.1.Casting
3.2.Dipping
3.3.Coating
3.4.Foaming
4.Processing under Pressure
4.1.Compression Molding
4.2.Rolling and Calendering
4.3.Extrusion
4.4.Blow Molding
4.5.Injection Molding
5.Forming Processes
5.1.Drawing
5.2.Thermoforming