KPRC researchers are fully equipped to offer a wide range of tests including chemical composition, formulation, routine testing, non-routine analysis, failure analysis, physical properties as well as many other tests. In addition, supporting research capabilities are also provided by the Pittsburg State University Departments of Plastics Engineering Technology and Chemistry.
GPC/RI or with RI/UV-VIS/Light Scattering
Powder X-Ray diffraction
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Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)
Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA)
Thermomechanical Analysis (TMA)
Dielectric Thermal Analysis (DEA)
Mechanical & Physical Testing
Hardness – Shore A or D
Melt Flow Index (ASTM D1238)
Tensile Properties (ASTM D638)
Flexural Properties (ASTM D790)
IZOD, notched/un-notched (ASTM 256A/4812)
Accelerated Weathering Testing
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