Packaging With Plastics

PKG 323

Polymer Synthesis, Polymer Structure and Properties, Important Packaging Polymers, Additives and Compounding, Adhesion and Adhesives, Extrusion, Lamination and Coating,  Flexible Packaging, Permeability and Shelf Life, Thermoforming, Injection Molding, Blow Molding, Foams.


Principles of Polymerization

Introduction to polymers, step polymerization, chain polymerization, emulsion polymerization, ionic chain polymerization, ring-opening polymerization, stereochemistry of polymers, post-polymerization modifications, rationalization of polymer structure-property relationship.