Plasticizers

Plasticizers Definition:

Small molecules that are trapped between polymer chains where they function as lubricants, preventing the polymer from being brittle.

Plasticizers Explained:

Plastic additives or phathalate esters that are found in PVC applications. The more plasticzed the better the properties such as durability and flexibility and the lower the cold flex temperature will be.

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