Asked in Chemistry
Is it possible to make polycarbonate plastic without BPA?
It is not possible to make polycarbonate plastic without BPA. BPA is an essential building block of the polycarbonate plastic. ...
Asked in Inventions, Chemistry
What kind of plastic is plastic hairdryer made of?
Polycarbonate/Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (PC/ABS) or Polypropylene.
What are eyeglass lenses made of?
According to Wikipedia, today's lenses are typically made from plastic, such as polycarbonate. Plastic is used in order to lessen the chance of breakage. ...
Asked in Computers, CD and DVD Drives
Which side of the CD had the data?
CD are made of two parts plastic and polycarbonate (the shiny part) the bottom side is just plastic and the top side is where all the data it. The CD drive uses a laser that reads the polycarbonate through the plastic. So you look at the top part of the CD and its missing some of the polycarbonate your definitely going to get skips. ...
What are safety goggles made from?
Safety goggles are usually made out of polycarbonate plastic. Sometimes they are made out of impact resistant safety glass. ...
Asked in Motorcycle Gear and Apparel
What is the plastic name used for motorcycle helmets?
Polycarbonate plastic or fiberglass
Asked in Chemical Engineering
Is polycarbonate man made?
Polycarbonate is a tough and versatile plastic used in bulletproof windows, cellphone casings and eyeglasses. Dr. Hermann Schnelle of Bayer in Germany invented the polycarbonate resin in 1953, just a week before Dr. Daniel Fox of General Electronics made the same discovery. Lexan is the brand name of polycarbonate. ...