Chapter 3. Polymer Additives

  1. Dr. Otto G. Piringer2 and
  2. Dr. Albert L. Baner3
  1. Jan Pospíšil and
  2. Stanislav Nešpůrek

Published Online: 12 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621422.ch3

Plastic Packaging: Interactions with Food and Pharmaceuticals, Second Edition

Plastic Packaging: Interactions with Food and Pharmaceuticals, Second Edition

How to Cite

Pospíšil, J. and Nešpůrek, S. (2008) Polymer Additives, in Plastic Packaging: Interactions with Food and Pharmaceuticals, Second Edition (eds O. G. Piringer and A. L. Baner), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621422.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Fabes Forschungs GmbH, Schragenhofstraße 35, 80992 München, Germany

  2. 3

    Nestle Purnia Petcare PTC, Checkerboard Square, St. Louis, MO 63164, USA

Author Information

  1. Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Department of Polymer Materials, Heyrovsky Square 2, 162 06 Prague 6, Czech Republic

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314553

Online ISBN: 9783527621422

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Keywords:

  • plastic packaging;
  • polymer additives;
  • antifogging agents;
  • antistatic agents;
  • blowing agents;
  • colorants;
  • fillers;
  • reinforcing agents;
  • lubricants;
  • nucleating agents;
  • optical brighteners;
  • plasticizers;
  • stabilizers;
  • transformation products of plastic stabilizers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Antifogging Agents

  • Antistatic Agents

  • Blowing Agents

  • Colorants

  • Fillers and Reinforcing Agents

  • Lubricants

  • Nucleating Agents

  • Optical Brighteners

  • Plasticizers

  • Stabilizers

    • Antiacids

    • Antimicrobials

    • Antioxidants

      • Chain-Breaking Antioxidants

      • Hydroperoxide Deactivating Antioxidants

    • Dehydrating Agent

    • Heat Stabilizers

    • Light Stabilizers

      • Light Screening Pigments and UV Absorbers

      • Photoantioxidants

  • Transformation Products of Plastic Stabilizers

    • Transformation Products from Phenolic Antioxidants and UV Absorbers

    • Transformation Products from Hydroperoxide Deactivating Antioxidants

    • Transformation Products from Hindered Amine Stabilizers

    • Transformation Products from Heat Stabilizers for PVC

  • Conclusions

  • References