Recent Development Status of LCP Applications

  • Tsuneyoshi Okada
Conference paper


In 1985, thermoplastic LCP was introduced by Mitsubishi Kasei (registered name: Novaccurate), Unitika (Rodrun) and Polyplastics (Vectra) in Japan. Hoechst Celanese also officially introduced Vectra in the US at the same time, thus 1985 can be recognized as the first year of LCP worldwide.


Injection Molding Flexural Modulus Conventional Plastic Conventional Polymer Polymer Chain Structure 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tsuneyoshi Okada
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  1. 1.Vectra Marketing DepartmentPolyplastics Co., Ltd.Chiyoda-ku, TokyoJapan

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