Polymerisation of ethene

Polymerisation of ethene

Polymerised ethylene is known as polyethylene, a type of plastic.

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polymerisation, ethene, ethylene, chemical, reaction, alkene, olefin, polymer, ethene molecule, polyethylene, plastic, PE, oxygen molecule, unsaturated compound, organic chemistry, chemistry

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