Plastic marked with a #7 recycling symbol--signifying mixed sources (polycarbonate) or otherwise hard-to-classify plastics (such as acrylonitrile styrene or acrylonitrile butadiene styrene)--is considered one of the riskiest in terms of chemical exposure.
What does AS stand for?
AS stands for Acrylonitrile Styrene
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We have 206 other meanings of AS in our Acronym Attic
- Abandon Ship
- Ablaufsprache (German: Sequential Function Chart)
- Abstract Syntax
- Academia Sinica (Taiwan)
- Academy of Science
- Access Stratum (3GPP)
- Access System
- Accounting Standard
- Acquisition Strategy
- Acquisition/Application System
- Actionscript (scripting language used in flash, similar to Java)
- Activesync (Microsoft software)
- Activity Start (ITU-T)
- Acute Sinusitis
- Adam Sandler (actor)
- Additional Shift (used on overtime forms)
- Additive Solution (preservative to extend life of red blood cells)
- Address Strobe
- Administrative Simplification
Samples in periodicals archive:
The independent industry-focused international news portal, a division of Industrial Leaders said the publication promotes suppliers of a wide variety of generic families of plastic materials such as Acetal, Proprietary, Polybutadiene (PBR), Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate (ASA), Acrylic, Phenolic, Polystyrene (PS), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), Polyamide (Nylon), Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE), Polyethlene (PE), Dicyclopentadiene (DCPD), Alkyd, Polyester, Silicone, Polycarbonate, AMS, Epoxy, DAP, Polyurethane, SAN, Styrene Acrylonitrile (SAN) as well as PAEK, Polyether Imide, PCL and other types of plastics and rubber.
Terblend N is an ABS/ PA alloy, but the use of acrylonitrile styrene acrylate instead of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene to alloy with the polyamide has brought improvements.
The B100 Series of thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) is said to be the first that bonds to acrylonitrile-butadienestyrene (ABS) copolymer, polycarbonate (PC), ABS/PC blends, polystyrene (PS), acrylic (PMMA), acrylonitrile styrene acrylate (ASA) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET).