Table 1: PNC compositions for both sets of tested specimens. Synthetic for NPC filled with nanoclays from Topy and natural for PNC filled with Cloisite 20A.

Given namePP (%) Antioxidants (%)Compatibilizer (%) Nanoclay
(%)Type

PP1-0%82.40.217.40
PP2-0% 87.00.212.80
PP1-S1%81.60.217.21Synthetic
PP1-S2%80.70.217.12Synthetic
PP1-S4%79.10.216.74Synthetic
PP1-S8%75.80.2168Synthetic
PP2-N2%85.30.212.52Natural
PP2-N6%81.80.2126Natural