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SPE’s Online Technical Library contains thousands of papers, presentations, journal briefs and recorded webinars from the best minds in the Plastics Industry.  Spanning almost two decades, this collection of published research and development work in polymer science and plastics technology is a wealth of knowledge and information for anyone involved in plastics.

SPE members can download the individual files to unlock a world of information with this comprehensive resource.

How to reference articles from the SPE Online Technical Library:

Any article that is cited in another manuscript or other work is required to use the correct reference style. Below is an example of the reference style for SPE articles:

Brown, H. L. and Jones, D. H. 2016, May.
"Insert title of paper here in quotes,"
ANTEC 2016 - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA May 23-25, 2016. [On-line].
Society of Plastics Engineers, ISBN: 123-0-1234567-8-9, pp. 000-000.

Note: if there are more than three authors you may use the first author's name and et al. EG Brown, H. L. et al.

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