13. Polymer/Layered Silicates Nanocomposites for Barrier Technology

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari,
  2. Ajay K. Mishra,
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayashi and
  4. Anthony P.F. Turner
  1. Philip W Labuschagne,
  2. Sean Moolman and
  3. Arjun Maity

Published Online: 21 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118311974.ch13

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

How to Cite

Labuschagne, P. W., Moolman, S. and Maity, A. (2012) Polymer/Layered Silicates Nanocomposites for Barrier Technology, in Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications (eds A. Tiwari, A. K. Mishra, H. Kobayashi and A. P.F. Turner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118311974.ch13

Author Information

  1. Polymers and Composites, Materials Science and Manufacturing, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Pretoria, South Africa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470938799

Online ISBN: 9781118311974

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Keywords:

  • polymers;
  • nanocomposites;
  • layered silicates;
  • barrier property;
  • surfactant;
  • compatibilizer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Polymer/Layered Silicate (PLS) Nanocomposite

  • Gas Permeability

  • Permeability of Polymer-Layered Silicate Nanocomposites

  • Preparation Method

  • Process Conditions

  • Clay Loading

  • Clay Surfactant

  • Compatibilizer and Polymer

  • Conclusions