Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Release Paper

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9905

n A layer of paper which can be readily separated from the surface of a plastic article to which it has been applied or against which the plastic article has been formed. The term applies to papers used to protect the surfaces of plastic sheets, to temporary backings for pressure-sensitive adhesives, and to papers used as temporary carriers in film- and foam-casting processes. See also  Transfer Coating.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
    • 1
  1. 1.AtlantaUSA