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Polyethylene

Known as: Ethene, homopolymer, Polyethylene [Chemical/Ingredient], Polythene 
A vinyl polymer made from ethylene. It can be branched or linear. Branched or low-density polyethylene is tough and pliable but not to the same… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract Alkali-activated materials (AAM) are recognized as potential alternatives to ordinary Portland cement (OPC) in order to… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Layered double hydroxides (LDHs) with their highly flexible and tunable chemical composition and physical properties have… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The presence of plastic waste with a diameter of less than 5mm ("microplastics") in marine environments has prompted increasing… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
This is the first survey to investigate the occurrence and extent of microplastic (MPs) contamination in sub surface waters… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Some patients who have a total hip replacement with a second-generation metal-on-metal articulation have persistent or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
AIM To select a polyethylene-degrading micro-organism and to study the factors affecting its biodegrading activity. METHODS AND… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Polyethylene wear contributes substantially to both periprosthetic osteolysis and aseptic loosening after total hip… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Self-expanding metal stents are claimed to prolong biliary-stent patency, although no formal comparative trial between plastic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Thirty-four hips in which there had been prosthetic replacement were selected for study because of the presence of linear… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
(1) When hindlimb peripheral nerves are cut across in rats and mice, there is a tendency for the animal to attack the anaesthetic… Expand
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