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What does LS stand for?

LS stands for Low Shear

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Also, the composition comprises a viscosity modifier selected from modifiers which impart shear thinning characteristics to the aqueous liquid composition such that the composition has a high shear viscosity at 20s-l and 21 [degrees] C of from about 1 to about 1500 cps and a low shear viscosity at 0.
New Contherm Core, Contherm Select and Contherm low shear heat exchangers add further customer processing flexibility, from shear sensitive, low viscosity to extremely viscous, sticky or abrasive products.
Also, an alternate method to compare non-Newtonian behavior is to simply calculate the percent drop in viscosity between a predesignated low shear rate and a pre-designated high shear rate.
The Left Hook Mixer from Scientific Process & Research, when affixed to a general-purpose injection molding screw, is said to maximize melt homogeneity to eliminate unmelt and improve dispersion of colorants, additives, and dissimilar resin blends while operating at reduced melt temperatures with low shear.