Technical Articles

Atlas Material Testing Technology LLC has published these technical articles:

(Product and Material Testing)
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In 1976, the total surface area covered with greenhouse films worldwide was approximately 600km2. In 1990, the corresponding surface area surpassed 2200 km2 and reached 7230 km2 in 2002. The... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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One may consider the recent history of the weathering discipline (the past 100 years or so) as an evolution of weathering experiments. This evolution trends from simpler, single variable experiments... (View Full Article)
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Artificial Grass, also known as artificial or synthetic turf, is a grass-like, man-made surface manufactured from synthetic materials. It is most often used in sports arenas where sport games were... (View Full Article)
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Lion Apparel, a manufacturer of firefighting gear, needed to find the cause of the moisture barrier degradation in its firefighting turnout gear. They suspected the degradation was due to exposure to... (View Full Article)
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Testing car tires is an integral part of car inspection, as the tires make the only contact with the road. The tires together with brakes and steering mechanisms are crucial for safety. Different... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Coatings and Sealants)
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Researchers know moisture plays a key role in weathering of many materials and often place moisture in a set of three primary weathering variables with sunlight and temperature. Researchers use... (View Full Article)
(Product and Material Testing)
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One may consider the recent history of the weathering discipline (the past 100 years or so) as an evolution of weathering experiments. This evolution trends from simpler, single variable experiments... (View Full Article)
(Product and Material Testing)
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PET bottles are the shooting stars of the packaging industry, and the importance of polyethylene phthalate (PET) for a wide variety of applications continues to increase steadily. As PET is used more... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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Sophistication of experimental designs for weathering research testing continues to evolve. The majority of current weathering experiments utilize simple designs which change few variables at a time.... (View Full Article)
(Calibration and Testing Services)
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This paper will introduce the various natural outdoor, accelerated outdoor, and laboratory accelerated artificial weathering techniques and some issues regarding their use in coatings testing. Recent... (View Full Article)