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Rubber, 3. Synthetic Rubbers, Introduction and Overview

  1. Desmond Threadingham1,
  2. Werner Obrecht1,
  3. Wolfgang Wieder1,
  4. Gerhard Wachholz1,
  5. Rüdiger Engehausen2

Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a23_239.pub5

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Threadingham, D., Obrecht, W., Wieder, W., Wachholz, G. and Engehausen, R. 2011. Rubber, 3. Synthetic Rubbers, Introduction and Overview. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer AG, Dormagen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
1.1.Market and Areas of Application
1.2.Nomenclature and Classification
1.3.Properties
1.4.Production
1.5.Producers
2.Market, Producers, and Capacities
2.1.Market
2.2.Producers, Capacities and Capacity Utilization
3.Market Requirements and Impact on Development of Synthetic Rubber
4.Production Processes
5.Ecological and Health Aspects
5.1.Introduction
5.2.Health Aspects
5.2.1.Raw Materials
5.2.2.Processing
5.2.3.Use
5.3.Environment
5.4.Outlook