17. Photostabilisation of Polymer Materials

  1. Norman S. Allen
  1. Pieter Gijsman

Published Online: 18 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch17

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

How to Cite

Gijsman, P. (2010) Photostabilisation of Polymer Materials, in Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials (ed N. S. Allen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch17

Editor Information

  1. Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chemistry and Materials Department, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

Author Information

  1. DSM Research, Geleen, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470137963

Online ISBN: 9780470594179

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Keywords:

  • polymer material photostabilisation;
  • HALS - stabilization mechanism by piperidinoxyl radical;
  • UV degradation and UV stabilizer effectivity - for selected polymers and Polypropylene (CO) polymers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • UV absorbers

  • Quenchers

  • Radical scavengers

  • HALS

  • Influence molecular weight of the stabilizers

  • Synergism between UV stabilizers

  • UV degradation and effectivity of UV stabilizers for selected polymers

  • Appendix

  • References