melamine resin

noun Chemistry.
any of the class of thermosetting resins formed by the interaction of melamine and formaldehyde: used chiefly as adhesives for laminated materials and as coatings for paper, plastics, and textiles.

1940–45 Unabridged
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melamine resin
a thermosetting amino resin, stable to heat and light, produced from melamine and used for moulded products, adhesives, and surface coatings

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Specifically, the ones made with melamine resin that is known to release formaldehyde.
Alcohol, phenolic resin, and melamine resin also are stored in above-ground tanks with concrete spill catchment basins.
Decorative laminate sheet is formed by saturating successive layers of paper with either a phenolic or melamine resin.
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