amide amide

Definition(s):

  • (n) any organic compound containing the group -CONH2

News

  • New Foster compound tackles catheter tackiness

    Philadelphia—Materials technology is advancing rapidly for demanding medical plastics applications, such as catheters. At MD&M East today in Philadelphia, specialty compounder Foster Corp. (Putnam, CT), unveiled ProPell thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) and polyether block amide (PEBA) compounds for improved manufacturing and handling of medical catheters.  Foster said that the new compounds ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PlasticsToday.com

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amalgamation amalgamation
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