Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Biaxially Oriented Film

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1275

n Polymeric film (i.e., polyethylene) which as been strained or stretched in one direction which produces optical and physical birefringence or most importantly, high strength one the axial or long direction.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA