Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bitumens

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1348

n A naturally occurring, almost black materials that are also obtained in mineral-oil refining, it consists of a high molecular weight hydrocarbons dispersed in oil-like material.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA