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Infrared Identification of Synthetic Thermoplastic Fibers and Resins

Volume 19, Number 1 (Jan. 1965) Page 30-31

Fagot, C.C.

A simple and rapid method for identification of Acrilan, Dacron, Kodel, Nylon 6, Nylon 11 (Rilsan), Verel, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, and Polystyrene is described. The thermoplastic fibers or resins are heat pressed into a thin film and their spectra recorded.