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Phase change materials based on polyethylene, paraffin wax and wood flour
(University of the Free State (Qwaqwa Campus), 2009-11)
Phase change material (PCM) composites based on high-density polyethylene (HDPE) with soft (M3) and hard (H1) Fischer-Tropsch paraffin waxes and alkali-treated wood flour (WF) were investigated in this study. Both the ...
Flammability studies on biopolymers and their blends
(University of the Free State (Qwaqwa Campus), 2016-01)
The effect of commercial expandable graphite (EG) on the flammability and thermal decomposition characteristics of two systems based on poly(lactic acid) (PLA) and poly(lactic acid)/poly(ε-caprolactone) (PLA/PCL) blend was ...