Polymers are of two types: Natural polymeric materials such as shellac, amber,
wool, silk and natural rubber have been used ...
Here is a list of materials that are polymers, plus some examples of materials that
are not polymers. ... A plastic water bottle is a common example of a polymer.
Give up? They are all polymers! Polymers are very large molecules that are
made ... One example of a polymer made through a chain-growth polymerization
For example, the demand for lightweight parts and vehicles using recycled
materials challenges engineers to make "smart polymers" that change their
Polymers are made of small repeating structural units called monomers.
Polyethylene is the simplest polymer, which consists of ethene (ethylene) as
Examples of synthetic polymers include nylon, polyethylene, polyester, Teflon, ...
of impurities or additives can be controlled by design to give optimal properties.
Two examples of polymers are polypropylene, or PP, a compound used in the
carpet and upholstery industry, and polyethylene low density, or LDPE, ...
Polymers are made up of many many molecules all strung together to form really
long ... For example, look at polypropylene (sounds like polly-pro-pill-een):
To accurately represent the first polymer above, for example, it might be ... to fill
up a page or two of this book to give an accurate formula for such a polymer.
Polymer is a substance made up of a large number of smaller molecules that link
together to form larger molecules. An example of a synthetic polymer is plastic.