Sulfur containing plasma treatment for the introduction of thiol groups onto polyethylene surfaces

Hitoshi Muguruma, Isao Karube, Masao Saito

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We propose a novel method of introducing thiol groups onto polymer surfaces of e.g. polyethylene by plasma treatment with sulfur-containing organic compounds. X-ray photoelectron spectroscopic analyses of the plasma treated surfaces are presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)283-284
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes


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