74.9 MB (6.2 MB compressed)
5000 x 5234 pixels
42.4 x 44.2 cm ⏐ 16.7 x 17.4 in (300dpi)
MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
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Common items made from PVC. Polyvinyl chloride or PVC has a variety of uses. On a background of double-walled corrugated cabling pipes - (CW) an inflatable toy dinosaur, running shoes, credit card, electric cable insulation, packaging and petrol can. Polyvinyl chloride comes in two basic types - rigid and flexible. Originally synthesized in 1872, it was 50 years before a plasticizer formulae was discovered that made it commercially useable.
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