Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Resene, β

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9925

n Dammar is a mixture, and one of its constituents is β resene, sometimes known as dammar wax. It is this material which is removed in the so-called dewaxing process, which is an essential operation to make the dammar suitable for use in nitrocellulose lacquers.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA