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Polypropylenes
MeSH HeadingPolypropylenes
Tree NumberD02.455.326.271.665.590
Tree NumberD05.750.716.550
Tree NumberD25.720.716.550
Tree NumberJ01.637.051.720.716.550
AnnotationD25-26 qualif
Scope NotePropylene or propene polymers. Thermoplastics that can be extruded into fibers, films or solid forms. They are used as a copolymer in plastics, especially polyethylene. The fibers are used for fabrics, filters and surgical sutures.
Entry TermHostalen
Entry TermMarlex
Entry TermMarlex Polypropylene
Entry TermPolypro
Entry TermPolypropylene
Entry TermProlene
Entry TermPropene Polymers
Entry TermPropylene Polymers
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AG AI AN BL CF CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
Registry Number0
Previous Indexing Alkenes (1972-1974)
Previous Indexing Polymers (1972-1974)
History Note1991(1975); for MARLEX use PLASTIPORE (NM) 1978-1999
Date of Entry19741119
Unique IDD011126


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Organic Chemicals [D02]
   Hydrocarbons [D02.455]
      Hydrocarbons, Acyclic [D02.455.326]
         Alkenes [D02.455.326.271]
            Polyenes [D02.455.326.271.665]
Alkadienes [D02.455.326.271.665.146]  +
Aurodox [D02.455.326.271.665.155]
Carotenoids [D02.455.326.271.665.202]  +
Diphenylhexatriene [D02.455.326.271.665.250]
Filipin [D02.455.326.271.665.325]
Mepartricin [D02.455.326.271.665.400]
Neoprene [D02.455.326.271.665.480]
Polyethylenes [D02.455.326.271.665.550]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePolypropylenes [D02.455.326.271.665.590]
Polyvinyls [D02.455.326.271.665.616]
Squalene [D02.455.326.271.665.806]

 
Macromolecular Substances [D05]
   Polymers [D05.750]
      Plastics [D05.750.716]
Nylons [D05.750.716.392]
Polyethylenes [D05.750.716.507]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePolypropylenes [D05.750.716.550]
Polystyrenes [D05.750.716.579]  +
Polyurethanes [D05.750.716.650]
Polyvinyls [D05.750.716.721]  +
Resins, Synthetic [D05.750.716.822]  +

 
Biomedical and Dental Materials [D25]
   Polymers [D25.720]
      Plastics [D25.720.716]
Nylons [D25.720.716.392]
Polyethylenes [D25.720.716.507]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePolypropylenes [D25.720.716.550]
Polystyrenes [D25.720.716.579]  +
Polyurethanes [D25.720.716.650]
Polyvinyls [D25.720.716.721]  +
Resins, Synthetic [D25.720.716.822]  +

 
Technology, Industry, and Agriculture [J01]
   Manufactured Materials [J01.637]
      Biomedical and Dental Materials [J01.637.051]
         Polymers [J01.637.051.720]
            Plastics [J01.637.051.720.716]
Nylons [J01.637.051.720.716.392]
Polyethylenes [J01.637.051.720.716.507]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodePolypropylenes [J01.637.051.720.716.550]
Polystyrenes [J01.637.051.720.716.579]  +
Polyurethanes [J01.637.051.720.716.650]
Polyvinyls [J01.637.051.720.716.721]  +
Resins, Synthetic [J01.637.051.720.716.822]  +

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