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Recycling of Carpet Waste by Injection and Compression Molding
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 1997-05-19)
Studies have been carried out to convert carpet waste into valued products. Two common processes, injection and compression molding, can be used to recycle carpet waste. Two types of carpet waste have been recycled. One ...
Preliminary Process Design for Depolymerizing Nylon 6 Carpet in a Twin Screw Extruder
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002-05-13)
Preliminary design and economic evaluations will be presented for the depolymerization of nylon 6 carpet in a twin screw extruder. The effects of plant size and selected processing conditions on crude caprolactam conversion ...
Applications for Glass Mat Reinforced Recycled Thermoplastic Laminates Derived from Textile Wastes
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 1998-05-01)
Composite Products from Post Consumer Carpet
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-05-10)
Mechanical Properties of Thermoplastics from Textile Waste
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 1996-06-13)
Composites Derived from Post-Consumer Nylon 6 Carpet
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003-05-12)
Over 2 million tons of post-consumer carpet is landfilled each year. This waste carpet is a potential resource for composites. This paper focuses on the processing and properties of nylon 6 post-consumer carpet. The carpet ...
Plastics Processing from Recycled Fibers
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001-05-01)
This workshop addresses material and processing issues in converting fiber wastes into plastic products. Examples of products derived from recycled fibers will be presented. The use of additives, compatibilizers and ...