Topic of the Month

Perfect spit and splash protection

Acrylic: chemical background and pioneering patents

By Markus Weber, PhD. and Guido Deussing

Source: istock / Orientefootage

About polymers and monomers

Pioneers of acrylic research

Kahlbaum’s light polymer

Otto Röhm’s doctorate

The path to “ester rubber”

Recommendation for a new recruit from Jena

A description of ethylene

The seven-stage ethylene approach

The road to safety glass

Acrylic contract with I.G. Farben

Acetylene: a brief summary