3M Advanced Materials Division Datasheets for Polyamide and Nylon Resins
Polyamides comprise a family of thermoplastic polymers made of amides joined by peptide bonds. Nylon is a generic name given to polyamide materials. Polyamides are commonly used in textiles, automotive components, carpet, and sportswear due to their extreme durability and strength.
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