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Papers of George Richard Smoluk


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George Richard Smoluk was a graduate of Princeton University (B.S., 1949, M.S. 1951). He majored in Engineering with a particular interest in the emerging plastics industry. Smoluk edited the SPE Journal for a number of years and held several U.S Patents relating to plastics production.

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The collection is technical and contains no personal material. It deals with production and economic aspects of the plastics industry with a particular emphasis on polyurethanes.

This is a small collection of reports and articles written and/or edited by Smoluk, all dealing with aspects of the plastics industry. His B.S. and M.S. Theses are included.

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