Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 45, No. 10, 25 Nov 2016 is now available

The Polymer Society
16 Nov 2016

Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 45, No. 10, 25 Nov 2016 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.

This new issue contains the following articles:


Carbon black reinforced thermoplastic vulcanisates based on ethylene–vinyl acetate copolymer/styrene–butadiene rubber blends

C. Wang, Y. Zhang, L. Zhang, Q. Liu & Z. Wang

Pages: 415-422

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1235831


Study on poly (ethylene-co-vinyl acetate), acrylonitrile butadiene copolymer, and their blend reinforced with carbon black using position annihilation lifetime spectroscopy

E. Gomaa, S. H. Mansour, J. N. Asaad & E. Hassan Aly

Pages: 423-429

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1242462


Ablative properties and mechanisms of hot vulcanised silicone rubber (HVSR) composites containing different fillers

Y. Liu, C. Ma, Y. Li, Z. Yin, Y. Zhi & J. Gao

Pages: 430-435

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1243507


Influence of accelerator/sulphur and co-agent/peroxide ratios in mixed vulcanisation systems on cure characteristics, mechanical properties and heat aging resistance of vulcanised SBR

W. Naebpetch, B. Junhasavasdikul, A. Saetung, T. Tulyapitak & N. Nithi-Uthai

Pages: 436-444

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1244029


Numerical analysis to study the effect of through thickness reinforcement with different stitch orientations on open-hole laminates

P. Joshi, A. Kondo & N. Watanabe

Pages: 445-454

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1245011


Editorial Board

Pages: ebi-ebi

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2016.1257234