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What is Acetal?

3rd Feb 2022

Introduction Plastics seem to be everywhere these days, especially in many manufacturing and retail industries. Over the last few decades, plastics have become even more popular and have evolved i

Cast Acrylic

Posted by Laird Plastics on 3rd Feb 2022

WHAT IS CAST ACRYLIC? When liquid acrylic, or PMMA (polymethyl methacrylate), is poured between two glass sheets that form a mold, cast acrylic is created. Gaskets divide the sheets of glass, whic

What is ABS Plastic?

3rd Feb 2022

ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) is an opaque thermoplastic and amorphous polymer that is commonly referred to as ABS. Whenever we say thermoplastic, we're referring to a sort of plastic that

What is Aluminum Composite Material (ACM)?

3rd Feb 2022

WHAT IS ALUMINUM COMPOSITE MATERIAL (ACM)? Introduction Aluminum composite material (ACM) is a three-layer composite sheet with plastic as the core layer and aluminum on both sides, and the ornam

What are PVC and CPVC Pipes?

3rd Feb 2022

What are PVC and CPVC Pipes? PVC Pipes Developed in the 1930s, PVC (polyvinyl chloride) pipes have become the standard for municipal and industrial piping across the world. In the US, three-quart