Waldo Semon Net Worth

Waldo Semon net worth and salary: Waldo Semon is a Chemist. Waldo Semon was born in in September 10, 1898. Chemist who created the second-most common form of plastic: polyvinyl chloride - PVC, or more simply, vinyl. He won the Charles Goodyear Medal in 1944 and the Elliott Cresson Medal in 1964.
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day September 10, 1898
Birth Place AL
Age 121 YEARS OLD
Birth Sign Virgo

💰 Net worth: Under Review

About

Chemist who created the second-most common form of plastic: polyvinyl chloride - PVC, or more simply, vinyl. He won the Charles Goodyear Medal in 1944 and the Elliott Cresson Medal in 1964.

Before Fame

He was attempting to coat metal with rubber, trying a synthetic version of rubber, when he decided to experiment with PVC, discovering it was elastic and quite durable.

Trivia

His new material was inexpensive and very versatile, going into everything from shock-absorbers to electrical insulation.

Family Life

He was born in Demopolis, Alabama and moved with his family to Washington state at age of 7.

Associated With

Almost 100 years before him, an Englishman by the name of Alexander Parkes created the world's first plastic, paving the way for Semon and others.