Essays about: "thermoplastics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the word thermoplastics.

  1. 1. Defining requirements of PET scrap for open loop recycling of post-industrial waste

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Josephine Digné; [2020]
    Keywords : Chemical Engineering; plastics; thermoplastics; PET; polyethylene terephthalate; foamed plastics; recycling; post-industrial waste; circular economy; återvinning; kemiteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : To reduce the environmental impact and minimize the exploitation of the depleting re-sources, the transition to a circular economy is vital. It proposes an economy of reduced ma-terial consumption and increased reuse and recycling of plastics and other materials. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design Upgrades, Reliability Testing and Implementation of Engineering Grade Thermoplastics in Prusa MMU2s

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Material och tillverkning

    Author : Ajith Kannoth; [2020]
    Keywords : 3D printing; Prusa; Multi material printing; Engineering grade thermoplastics;

    Abstract : This paper studies the two aspects of current problems that plagues the Prusa i3 MK3sprinters in possession of JTH and how to resolve them; to be able to get a reliable printoutputs from engineering grade materials apart from conventional materials like PLAand PETG. The second aspect being the implementation of multi material module 2. READ MORE

  3. 3. Experimental Investigation on Filament Extrusion using recycled materials.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Rydberglaboratoriet för tillämpad naturvetenskap (RLAS); Högskolan i Halmstad/Rydberglaboratoriet för tillämpad naturvetenskap (RLAS)

    Author : Syed Muhammad Raza; Dilawar Singh; [2020]
    Keywords : Fused Deposition Modeling;

    Abstract : Plastics have become an essential part of our lives whether it is a food container or a high-tech medical instrument or just ordinary household item. Various advantages and disadvantages of plastics co-exist and hence it is difficult to eliminate the usage of plastic materials in everyday life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Increasing the Writing Resolution for Electro-hydrodynamic 3D-Printing : by Active Steering of e-jet

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Mikrosystemteknik

    Author : Henrik Dan Bergman; [2019]
    Keywords : EHD; Electro-hydrodynamic; 3D-printing; Resolution; PCL; e-jet; Additive Manufacturing;

    Abstract : Additive manufacturing has grown considerably during the last couple of decades, whether it comes to the printing of metal structure or living cells. Additive manufacturing techniques relays on the successive addition of material to create the wanted structure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Circular Economy in Plastic Production : The recycling challenges and solutions in plastic production

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Victor Wadstein; [2019]
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    Abstract : The consequences of the linear economy of plastic production has started to show. Media reports of "plastic seas," beaches full of waste, and habitats and environments destroyed. The question on how to make plastic production more circular have been a hot topic. Every year 311 million tonnes of plastic gets produced around the world. READ MORE