Journal of Nanomaterials / 2016 / Article / Tab 7

Research Article

Ethylene-Octene Copolymers/Organoclay Nanocomposites: Preparation and Properties

Table 7

FTIR measurement and comparison of the peak area before UV degradation and peak area after 46 days of UV degradation.

CompositionPeak area
1810.920–1508.135 cm−1
Peak area 46 days
1810.920–1508.135 cm−1
Peak height at 1720 cm−1
46 days (absorbance)

EOC-17 pure1.3476.8280.111
EOC-17 + 5% Cloisite 931.5174.3670.112
EOC-45 pure1.4375.2730.133
EOC-45 + 5% Cloisite 931.2423.4760.102