It is a reaction that forms a polymer compound while a double bond of a monomer forms a new single bond.
When the monomers are bonded, no other small molecules are produced other than the polymer.
It is a reaction that occurs mainly when making plastics in the modern chemical industry.
|Polyethylene (PE)||Food packaging wraps, bottles, packaging materials, electrical insulators|
|Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)||Artificial leather, vinyl records, packaging materials, pipes, electrical insulators, flooring materials|
|Polyvinyl acetate (PVA)||Adhesives, paints|
|Polypropylene (PP)||Bottle, container|
|Polystyrene (PS)||Household goods, toys, electrical insulators, radio, television cases, packaging materials|