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Production of Ceramic Green Bodies Using a Microwave-Reactive Organic Binder

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Because the pyrolysis of organic substances can result in the emission of harmful pollutant gases, a reduction in the use of organic binders is one aim of today's ceramics industry. A novel ceramic-forming process was developed that requires considerably less organic binder than conventional techniques. The process involves immobilizing reactive molecules on the surfaces of the particles, which on subsequent irradiation with microwaves, form bridges that bind the entire particle assembly together. The chemical forces involved produce strong bonds, resulting in a significant reduction in the amount of organic binder that is required to maintain the shape of the ceramic green body. This method will help to decrease emissions of harmful gases produced from pyrolysis of the binder.
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Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Nagoya 463-8560, Japan

Publication date: April 1, 2007

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