Plexiglass, otherwise known as acrylic, is a versatile plastic that offers a variety of applicational uses. Given its rigid strength and superior visibility, plexiglass is a suitable material for a variety of commercial applications. But what about choosing the right material for everyday projects that don’t require commercial-sized materials?
As it turns out, there are several reasons plexiglass can be used around the house, or on your next small-scale project. With this in mind, here are some tips and tricks to help you get the most of out of your plexiglass without spending too much time or effort. Continue reading Your Guide to Using Plexiglass in Your Next Project
HDPE plastic is a thermoplastic polymer made from petroleum. One of the most versatile plastic materials around, HDPE is used in a wide variety of applications, including plastic bottles, milk jugs, shampoo bottles, bleach bottles, cutting boards, and piping. Known for its outstanding tensile strength, HDPE plastic has a high-impact resistance and melting point.
As a result, HDPE plastic offers a variety of benefits and capabilities for commercial use. With this in mind we’re exploring some of the benefits this multifaceted plastic offers. Take a look: Continue reading HDPE: What Is It and What Are Its Benefits?
While PVC foam board is used across a wide spectrum of commercial applications thanks to the material’s versatility, what exactly is this type of plastic? Moreover, what are the different ways that expanded PVC foam board can be used? As it turns out, there are several benefits to this type of plastic that make it a useful material for commercial projects. Take a look: Continue reading The Commercial Applications of PVC Foam Board
PETG plastic, or polyethylene terephthalate glycol, is a commonly used material covering a wide variety of applications. However, you may not realize how widely used PETG is, or the benefits that make it such a popular material. With this in mind, let’s take a closer look at what PETG is, as well how businesses can use its unique properties across a wide array of different applications. Continue reading PETG: Uses and Benefits
Our customers never cease to amaze us when it comes to using our products for extraordinary purpose. Check out this impressive homemade hot water solar collector using our polycarbonate sheets as a new cover. Continue reading October 2018 Customer Corner: Cover for Homemade Hot Water Solar Collector
There are several recycling symbols, many of which can become confusing if you aren’t up to speed on what they mean. With that said, we’re highlighting how these unique numbers can indicate the type of plastic, and what they mean when it’s time to recycle them. By understanding the meaning behind these symbols, you’ll be better equipped to help reduce waste, limit your carbon footprint, and help the environment.
Let’s look at some of the most common recycling symbols and how you can ensure that your plastic makes it into the correct bin. Continue reading Your Guide to Plastic Recycling Symbols
HDPE, also known as high-density polyethylene, is a popular plastic for cutting boards and food containers. For restaurants, chefs, and anyone who often cooks, there are many reasons HDPE is a superior material for cutting boards. Continue reading The Benefits of HDPE Cutting Boards
Acrylic plastic, also known as plexiglass, is a durable, affordable thermoplastic that can be molded into a wide array of shapes and sizes. For this reason, it is an ideal material for a number of different applications thanks to its strength and longevity. With this in mind, let’s take a look at some of the ways acrylic plastic can be used in a business setting. Continue reading Business Uses for Acrylic Plastic
We absolutely love having a hand in helping our customers reinvent the design wheel. Check out these beautiful, updated office cubicles. Continue reading September 2018 Customer Corner: Office Cubicle Panels
Polycarbonate plastic is a popular and dependable material for a number of applications. Not only is it durable and malleable, but it can withstand significantly high pressure. Furthermore, polycarbonate plastic can be cold-curved, allowing the material to be formed into complex angles and curves at room temperature without cracking or breaking. Today, polycarbonate is used in a wide array of different applications—but how many of these applications are you aware of? Continue reading Popular Uses for Polycarbonate Plastic