American Journal of Polymer Science and Technology

Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021

  • Development and Research of Polyurethane Foam Composite Materials with Albucid

    Tetiana Vislohuzova, Rita Rozhnova, Nataliia Galatenko

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 38-43
    Received: Jul. 12, 2021
    Accepted: Jul. 23, 2021
    Published: Aug. 04, 2021
    Abstract: In modern surgery there is a need for restorative and reconstructive operations in the orbit and periorbital area as a result of eye injuries. This study is aimed at the development and research of the structure and properties of polyurethane foam (PUF) composite materials filled by antimicrobial drug substance albucid as implants for ophthalmic su... Show More
  • Mixed Agro-waste Biocomposites of Low Density Polyethene; Impact of Fillers on Mechanical, Morphological, Water Imbibition and Biodegradability Properties

    Marcellinus Chibuike Ogudo, Pauline Uchechukwu Chris-Okafor, Joy Nwando Nwokoye, Juliana Ozioma Anekwe

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, September 2021
    Pages: 44-49
    Received: Aug. 01, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 12, 2021
    Published: Aug. 23, 2021
    Abstract: In retrospect, the incorporation of agricultural waste as a natural, biodegradable filler in polymer composites is a scientific innovation that has received global attention. This is due to its impact in enhancing sustainability of composites and degradation of plastics. The mechanical, morphological, water imbibition and biodegradability propertie... Show More