Volatile organic compounds in LDPE films and air during extrusion coating

Kirsi Villberg

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During polyethylene extrusion processing large amounts of unpleasant odors develeop- LDPE lined aluminum cast film samples were made at two different temepratures to identify the VOCs formed during processing to the inner layer of test pouches of cardboard/aluminum/polyethylene laminate. VOCs and offensive odor compounds in the extrusion coating samples and air were studied using integrated sensory and analytical methods.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)165-170
JournalTappi Journal
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1998
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


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