Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Blocking Point

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1414

n Lowest temperature at which two coated surfaces in mutual contact will tick together sufficiently to injure the surfaces permanently and/or prevent easy separation. Thus, blocking point is a major quality criterion for evaluating coating-grade petroleum waxes.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA