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Is nylon a polymer?

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Nylon is a synthetic polymer

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What substance is nylon?

nylon is a polymer

What is the difference between nylon and polypropylene?

Polypropylene is a an addition polymer and nylon is a condensation polymer. Additionally, polypropylene is not affected by hydrolysis, while nylon is.

Is nylon 66 a polymer?

It is.

An example of a synthetic polymer?

Nylon is an example of a synthetic polymer.

Is nylon a metal?

Nylon is a synthetic polymer. It contains no metal.

Why did nylon 6 6 polymer form only at the interface of the two liquid phases?

Because polymer supteractes nylon so 2 luiquid will atacet nylon

What raw materials make nylon?

Nylon is a polymer derived from petroleum.

Is nylon fiber hydrophobic or hydrophilic?

Nylon is a hydrophobic material.

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What group includes ammonia which makes nylon?

We dont use ammonia to make nylon. Nylon is a polymer.

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What is a tent made from a polymer developed in a chemical laboratory silk wool cotton or nylon?

it is nylon because nylon is a chemical

What materials are nylon?

Nylon are synthetic fibres, they are long chain polymer having amide bonds.

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What to chemicals are mixed to form the polymer nylon?

Nylon polymer is made by reacting monomers which are either lactams, acid/amines or stoichiometric mixtures of diamines (-NH2) and diacids (-COOH).

What is one polymer?

One of the many polymers that exist is Nylon.

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What is the pH level of Nylon?

Nylon is a polymer insoluble in water so it can not change the pH value of water which is 7.

Nylon is another name for what group of polymers?

Nylon is under a group of condensation polymer called poly-amides.

Why is Nylon more water resistant?

Nylon is a synthetic polymer, and has no ability to absorb water - much like plastic.

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