Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 46, No. 4

The Polymer Society
11 Apr 2017

Plastics, Rubber and Composites, Vol. 46, No. 4, 21 Apr 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.


Progressive failure analysis of carbon-fibre/epoxy composites laminates to study the effect of stitch densities under in-plane tensile loading

Prabij Joshi, Atsushi Kondo & Naoyuki Watanabe

Pages: 147-154

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1300124


A multi-criteria decision analysis on injection moulding of polymeric microcellular nanocomposite foams containing multi-walled carbon nanotubes

Richard Eungkee Lee, Rezgar Hasanzadeh & Taher Azdast

Pages: 155-162

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1300210


The synthesis of salt-resistant emulsion and its application in ecological sand-fixing of high salt-affected sandy land

Wei Gong, Meilan Li, Yunxiao Zang, Hao Xie, Bailing Liu & Hualin Chen

Pages: 163-172

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1301049


Safety assessment of high density polyethylene pipe with thermal damages

Si-Min Guo, Zhen-Guo Yang, Xiao-Ying Tang & Yan-Tian Zuo

Pages: 173-183

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1301339


Effects of silica aerogel particle sizes on the thermal–mechanical properties of silica aerogel – unsaturated polyester composites

Zulhelmi Alif Abdul Halim, Muhamad Azizi Mat Yajid, Mohd Hasbullah Idris & Halimaton Hamdan

Pages: 184-192

DOI: 10.1080/14658011.2017.1306913