Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Reprocessed Plastic

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9922

n Thermoplastic material that has been left over from molding, extrusion, or thermoforming, such as sprues and runners, sheet, trim, trim between thermoformed parts, and rejected parts, then molded, extruded, or thermoformed again into useful articles by other than the original processors. See also  Recycled Plastic.

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Authors and Affiliations

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