volume 35, issue 1, P64-71 1995
DOI: 10.1002/pen.760350109
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Abstract: Abstract In this study, blends of virgin and recycled polyethylene (PE) and poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC), with a methylmethacrylate‐ethylacrylate copolymer as a processing aid, were prepared in the molten state. Different additives such as ethylenevinylacetate copolymers, ethylene‐methacrylic acid ionomer, and two peroxides (dibenzoyl and dicumyl), in the presence of a coupling agent, were used to compatibilize the blend or possibly induce graft structures. The blends' morphologies, tensile properties, and impa…

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