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The Power of Computer Modeling in Failure Analysis of Plastic Parts
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Forensic Failure Analysis of Plastic Parts
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An Expert’s Perspective on Plastic Recycling, Poverty and the Environment
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Preliminary Chemical Compatibility Testing of An Experimental CPVC Fire Sprinkler System Antifreeze
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Why Do CPVC Pipes Occasionally Fail?
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How “Burst Resistant” Exercise Balls Can Explode Causing Serious Injury
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Which Plastic Pipe is More Reliable: PEX or CPVC?
An in-depth comparison of the pros and cons of PEX versus CPVC for plastic piping, plus the