Plastic Types And Applications

Typical plastics and their applications

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Figure: Typical Application of Plastics – Artificial Turf Samples in Foot Ball Field

• Polyester (PES) – Fibers, textiles.
• Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) – Softdrink bottles, peanut butter jars, plastic film,
microwavable packaging.
• Polyethylene (PE) – Carry bags, plastic bottles.
• High-density polyethylene (HDPE) – Plastic jugs and detergent bottles.
• Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) – Pipes, shower curtains, window frames, flooring.
• Polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) (Saran) – Food packaging.
• Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) – Outdoor furniture, garbage bags, artificial flowers,packaging, shopping bag
• Polypropylene (PP) – Car bumpers, Bottle caps, drinking straws, appliances.
• Polystyrene (PS) – Packaging foam, food containers, plastic tableware, disposable cups, plates, cutlery.
• High impact polystyrene (HIPS) -: Food packaging, vending cups.
• Polyamides (PA) (Nylons) – Fibers, toothbrush bristles, tubing.
• Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) – Electronic machine cases (e.g., computer screens cases, printers, keyboards), drainage pipe.
• Polyethylene/Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (PE/ABS) –low-duty dry bearings.
• Polycarbonate (PC) – Compact discs, eyeglasses, traffic lights, lenses.
• Polycarbonate/Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (PC/ABS) – This is a blend of PC and
ABS. It creates a stronger plastic. Used in car interior and exterior parts, and mobile phone bodies.
• Polyurethanes (PU) – Cushioning foams, thermal insulation foams, surface coatings.
• Celluloze Acetate (CA) – Glassesframe, sign boards
• Chlorinated Polyethylene (CPE) – frozen food packaging, cable insulation
• Ethylene-vinyl Acetate (EVA) – Shoe Soles
• Ethylene-Ethylacrylate (EEA) – surgical bags, surgical gloves
• Ethylene-Methylacrylic Acid (EEAA) – Safety glass
• Polyamide 6 (PA-6) – Gear wheel, Screws
• Polyamide 66 (PA-66) – Meachanical, electrical parts and gadgets
• Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) – TV case, electric-plated plastic product
• Styrene-butadiene (SB) – paper coating, fabric coating
• Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) – windshield, optical lens, sign board
• Polycarbonate (PC) – Mechanical parts
• Phenol-Formaldehyde (PF) – bakelite products, brake disc, gear wheel
• Urea-Formaldehyde (UF) – lighting parts, phone parts
• Melanine-Formaldehyde (MF) – Calculator exterior
• Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) – beverage bottle, video tape, chain, bearing
• Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) – mechanical parts, exterior of electrical applicances
• Epoxy Resin (EP) – adhesive, paints
• Styrene-Butadiene-styrene (SBS) – shoe sole, cable protector and insulator
• High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS) – phone case, radio case, electrical appliance parts

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