Plastic Waste Regulatory Bodies in Major Economies

Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic on 'Plastic Waste Regulatory Bodies in Major Economies' and let me know your viewpoints in the Comments section. Thanks for Reading! I put up a new post whenever I come across an interesting topic, so follow my blog and stay updated about the developments in the polymer … Continue reading Plastic Waste Regulatory Bodies in Major Economies

Top 5 Plastic Companies in India

Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic on 'Top 5 Plastic Companies in India' and let me know your viewpoints in the Comments section. Thanks for Reading! I put up a new post whenever I come across an interesting topic, so follow my blog and stay updated about the developments in the polymer industry. … Continue reading Top 5 Plastic Companies in India

India Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 – Important Points

In India, plastic waste disposal is legislated under the Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016. These rules specify the responsibilities of various stakeholders in managing the plastic waste. Few important points noted for some of the stakeholders is provided below in the form of infographic Dear Readers, do go through the above infographic and let me … Continue reading India Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 – Important Points

Plastics and Helmet

We all are aware of helmets and many of us even use it quite frequently. It is an important part of any bike ride. Bike helmets are the most common type of helmet, which everyone knows. Nevertheless, helmets are used in many applications such as in: Defence forcesSportsAutomobileConstructionMiningRecreational activities such as rock climbingSpace travel etc … Continue reading Plastics and Helmet

Who is the Father of Polymer Science?

Last week, while doing some literature search, I came across a few websites mentioning ‘Father of Polymer Science’. With the curiosity I have, I checked these websites only to know that there are two to three names mentioned on different websites, and so I thought of diving deep into this and get some insights to … Continue reading Who is the Father of Polymer Science?

Methodologies for Understanding Dissolution of Polymers

Infographic: Methodologies for Understanding Dissolution of Polymers Polymer dissolution, which is based on two main steps - solvent diffusion and chain disentanglement, is one of the important steps in numerous industries and needs process and condition optimisation for increased profits. Thus, scientists have developed certain methodologies for understanding dissolution of polymers in various solvents and … Continue reading Methodologies for Understanding Dissolution of Polymers

Original Patents of Polymer Inventors

We are all aware of who were the inventors of various polymers, but are you aware of their patent details such as - Name, Abstract, Co-inventors, Application Dates etc. ? Even, I never saw their patent works, until now! It was really tough to dig down their original patents. I hope you enjoy knowing and … Continue reading Original Patents of Polymer Inventors

We have reached the moon and so has plastic!

Development of ballistic missiles by Germany during World War II brought in the concept of launching vehicles in the space which also fueled a space race between the United States and the Soviet Union. Whereas, in the 20th century space exploration became a reality enabling the development of rockets powerful enough to overcome the force … Continue reading We have reached the moon and so has plastic!