Plasticizer Migration

Plasticizer Migration

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Plasticizer migration

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Plasticizer migration

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What you need to know

Plasticizer migration is a phenomenon caused by the slow release of “Free” plasticizers from PVC-backed modular carpet or vinyl products. Plasticizers are additives used to make plastics softer and more workable so they can be used in a variety of commercial applications. Plasticizers are manufactured by reacting what is known as phthalic anhydride with various organic alcohols. Under very special conditions – this reaction can be reversed breaking down the material through a process known as alkaline hydrolysis caused by

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