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What does PEO stand for?

PEO stands for Polyethylene Oxide

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The secret is reactive extrusion of a two-phase, incompatible blend of PE and polyethylene oxide (PEO) into film, which then goes through a water bath to dissolve the PEO (which is reused), leaving a soft, silky, hygroscopic nonwoven.
The results also confirmed that, with increased system closure, the increase in dissolved substances concentration tends to result in a poorer performance of cationic polyacrylamide (CPAM) polymers and polyethylene oxide (PEO) enhancers.
The topic of hair, under Session B, will include reports from TRI Princeton on "Effect of hair color on luster," The Dow Chemical Company on, "Synergistic effects of high molecular weight polyethylene oxide (PEO) and cationic cellulosic polymers on conditioning properties of hair care products," Aqualon on, "Cationic conditioning polymer deposits on hair," L'Oreal on, "African-American hair damage characterization and quantification" and Dow Corning Europe on "The use of silicones as a color-lock aid in rinse-off hair conditioners.
As the polyethylene oxide drew more water out of the fibroin solution, the micelles aggregated into microscopic globules.