The plastic testing laboratory

Topic: plastics


1. Processing properties: melt index determination, sieve analysis, LCD zoom stereomicroscope
    What properties do plastics have and what is their different nature?

2. Strength: Determination of tensile strength, compressive strength, bending strength, impact strength
    How firmly does glue hold? What are different plastics used for?

3. Hardness: determination of the Shore hardness
    What is the material hardness of the plastic?

4. Type of plastic: Determination using an infrared spectrometer
    How can the plastic be recycled?

5. Wear and abrasion resistance of rubber: abrasion test
    How high can rubber or plastic be loaded?