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August 31st, 2009

Polymer Nanocomposite market to grow well globally, particularly in USA

Abstract:
Nanocomposites display enhanced physical, thermal and other unique properties, which assist in achieving high-level performance across various applications. They have properties that are superior to conventional microscale composites and can be synthesized using simple and inexpensive techniques. Polymer nanocomposite markets that have been slow in development till date, seem ready to take off with increasing application in the automotive and packaging sector. As commercial interest has moved beyond pilot programs and niche applications, it appears that nanocomposites are finally ready for a breakthrough in these markets. By 2011, nanocomposite demand will reach 150,000 tpa in USA as per Freedonia.

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