Nylon is a generic designation for a family of synthetic polymers, more
specifically aliphatic or semi-aromatic polyamides. ...... For historical perspectives
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History. Carothers discovered polyamides in 1931. On the 28th October 1938
commercial production of nylon 6,6 began. Polyamides were first introduced as ...
History. 1930s: Beginning of methodical research of polyamides with the
development of an industrial process for polyamide 6.6 (nylon) by W.H. Carothers
Abstract. Nylons were introduced to the market in the late 1930's. Of the various
types, nylon 66 was the first. As is well-known, this product was developed by the
Jul 6, 2012 ... 7-6-2012 See Article History ... Polyamide, any polymer (substance composed of
long, multiple-unit molecules) in which the repeating units in ...
personal.strath.ac.uk/andrew.mclaren/Turin2002/CD congresso/The history of nylons.pdf
nylon invented by Carothers and known as nylon 66 or polyamide 66, or poly(
hexamethylneadipamide), therefore, is read as six-six, not sixtysix, which means
A History of Polymers. (inspired of “Chemistry and physicochemistry of Polymers”.
by Mr. Fontanille and Y. Gnanou, Dunod, Paris, 2002). What is a polymer?
HISTORY OF USE OF POLYAMIDE 12 IN NATURAL GAS. TRANSPORTATION
SYSTEMS. In the late 1970's, The Australia Gas Light Company (AGL) identified
Evonik is one of the world's largest producers of polyamide 12 (PA 12), which it
markets as VESTAMID<sup>®</sup> L. We benefit here from backward-integrated ...
Synthetic polyamide may be used as a substitute for polymethylmethacrylate
resin denture base material, particularly in cases of allergy. Trade name: Valplast