volume 34, issue 9, P750-758 1994
DOI: 10.1002/pen.760340908
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Abstract: Abstract The synthesis of latex two‐phased polystyrene blends has been accomplished by three different mixing routes: (1) PS‐b‐XPS system consisting of a physical blend of polystyrene (PS) and crosslinked polystyrene (XPS) lattices, the latter being lightly crosslinked with divinylbenzene (less than 1% DVB), (2) (XPS‐s)‐PS system obtained by styrene polymerization in presence of a XPS seed latex, and (3) (PS‐s)‐XPS system, in which styrene and DVB are copolymerized in presence of a PS seed latex. Structuring …

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