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  Actual   Additive   Alloy   Amorphous
  Annealing   Antifogging Agents   Antioxidant   Antistatic Agents
  Application   Ask   ASTM   Back Pressure
  Barrel   Bear   Bear market   Bearish
  Bid   Black Specks   Bloom   Blow Molding
  Blushing   Breakaway gap   Bulk Density   Bull
  Bull market   Bullish   Buyer   Cash commodity
  Cash price   Cash settlement   CFTC   Chartist
  Clearinghouse   Coextrusion   Color Concentrate   Colorants
  Commitment   Commodity   Compound   Compounding
  Compression Molding   Contract   Copolymer   CoPP
  Core   Corrosion Resistance   Crate Grade   Cross-linking
  Crystal   Crystallinity   Custom Molder   Delivery
  Demand   Density   Derivative   Double top, bottom
  Downtrend   Draft   Drying   Ejection Pin
  Elastomer   Electronic trading   Engineering Plastics   Exchange
  Extruder   Extrusion   FAS   FDA
  Filler   Film   Flame Retardant   Flame Retardants
  Flash   Forming   Forward contract   Fundamentalist
  Futures   Futures contract   Gate   Good-til-canceled (GTC)
  GPPS   HDPE   Head and shoulders   Hedge
  Hedger   HIC   HIPS   Homopolymer
  HoPP   Impact Resistance   Impact Strength   Injection Molding
  ISO   Izod Impact Strength   Knockout Pin   LDPE
  Liner Grade   LLDPE   Low Temperature Flexibility   Lubricant Bloom
  Material Safety Data Sheets   Melt Index   Melt Strength   Minimum Specifications
  Modified Resins   Modulus in Flexure   Mold (n)   Mold Release
  Molding Cycle   Molecule   Monomer   Moving average chart
  Moving averages   Nozzle   Offer   Open order
  Order   OSHA   Overbought   Oversold
  Pail Grade   Pellets   Performance bond   Plastic
  Plasticize   Plate-Out   Polyblend   Polybuthene Terephthalate
  Polycarbonate Resin   Polymer   Polymer Structure   Polymerization
  Polyphenylene Oxide   Polypropylene (PP)   Polystyrene (PS)   Price
  Price order   Purging   Railcar   Rally
  Regrind   Resin   Retracement   Runner
  Screw   Seller   Selling climax   Shear Strength
  Sideways trend   SPE   Specific Gravity   Speculator
  SPI   Spot Market   Spot Price   Sprue
  Stabilizer   Stiffness   Stress-crack   Structural Foam
  Supply   Symmetrical triangles   Technical analysis   Tensile Strength
  Thermoforming   Thermoplastic Elastomers   Thermoplastics   Thermosets
  Tool   Trader   Trend   Truckload
  Up trend   Vacuum Forming   Virgin Material   Viscoelasticity
  Viscosity   Volatility   Warpage   Water Absorption
  Weathering   Yellowness Index    
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