International Journal of Polymer Science / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Modeling and Optimizing of Producing Recycled PET from Fabrics Waste via Falling Film-Rotating Disk Combined Reactor

Table 1

Kinetic scheme [27].

ReactionEquation Rate constant
ForwardReverse

EsterificationEG + T-TPA T-EG + B-TPA + W
T-EG + T-TPA B-EG + B-TPA + W
PolycondensationT-EG + T-EG B-EG + EG
Thermal degradationB-TPA + B-EG T-VIN + T-TPA
Diethylene glycol formationB-TPA + T-EG + EG DEG + T-TPA
B-TPA + T-EG + T-EG T-DEG + T-TPA
T-EG + T-DEG B-EG + DEG/
Acetaldehyde formationB-TPA + T-EG T-TPA + AA
T-VIN + T-EG B-EG + AA

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