D. Hirsch's scientific contributions

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The trend to plastics specialties that are independent of the economic cycle is continuing and boosting demand in the PMMA market. Strong growth stimuli are coming from the automotive industry, the construction and lighting industries, and household appliance manufacture. Upheavals on the raw material side are countering this positive trend.


... Several PMMA properties of note include breakdown potential properties of 16-30 kV/mm, dielectric loss factor of 0.04-0.06%, density of 1.18 g/cm³, melting point of 160°C, and boiling point of 200°C [6]. ...