Hollow glass microspheres for Plastics, Elastomers, and Adhesives Compounds brings together, for the first time, all of the practical and theoretical aspects of hollow glass microsphere manufacturing, including its properties, processing, and applications, as well as regulatory, environmental, and health and safety aspects.
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