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New book by Roger Jones -
Planning in the Plastics Industry-this
book covers all of the bases in the plastics industry, from polymer
manufacturing, through compounding, distributing, processing-even
machinery and additives suppliers are included- in a thoughtful,
down-to -earth discussion of the particular problems faced by managers
in this industry in running their businesses
Cradle to Cradle- William McDonough
and Michael Braungart- discusses a world without waste, a world
in which all materials are recycled.
Natural Capitalism, Peter Hawken (founder of gardening
supplier Smith and Hawken), Amory Lovins and L. Hunter Lovins-imakes
a strong case that natural resources should be valued a part of
our capital base as factories and machines.
Biomimicry, Janine Benyus- encourages companies to
look to nature for possible design techniques.
The New Economy of Nautre-Gretchen C. Daily and Katherine
Ellison- tells the stories of innovators trying to "make conservation
of Plastics Terminology in Five Languages
to Short Fiber Reinforced Plastics By Roger F. Jones Providing
concise, basic information on the selection, use, and processing of
short fiber reinforced thermoplastics and thermoset materials, this
book examines the principles characteristics of these materials and
their strengths and weaknesses in practical terms for design engineers.
Composite Molding By Richard S. Parnas 2000. 170 pages. Hardcover
- Liquid composite molding is a family of versatile methods to manufacture
composite materials for the automotive, aerospace, railroad, marine
and defence industries. This book provides a fundamental understanding
of the transport phenomena, chemical reaction engineering, and textile
science that underpin modern composites manufacturing. Contains illustrative
examples, software demonstrations, and problem sets. Price: £58.00
(GB Pounds) or $87.00 (US Dollars) +$4.50 S/H
Design Guide by Norman C. Lee The objective of this book is
to provide an understanding of plastic blow molding, materials, and
with Reinforced Composites This book presents information essential
for one to succeed at meeting product performance requirements while
producing at the lowest cost-with zero defects.
Plastics for Assembly
Injection Molding through CAE
Design (CD Series)