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Common Plastics and Uses Application
Dec 28, 2017
  • Polyester (PES) – Fibers, textiles.

  • Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) – Carbonated drinks bottles, peanut butter jars, plastic film, microwavable packaging.

  • Polyethylene (PE) – Wide range of inexpensive uses including supermarket bags, plastic bottles.

  • High-density polyethylene (HDPE) – Detergent bottles and milk jugs.

  • Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) – Plumbing pipes and guttering, shower curtains, window frames, flooring.

  • Polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) (Saran) – Food packaging.

  • Low-density polyethylene (LDPE) – Outdoor furniture, siding, floor tiles, shower curtains, clamshell packaging.

  • Polypropylene (PP) – Bottle caps, drinking straws, yogurt containers, appliances, car fenders (bumpers), plastic pressure pipe systems.

  • Polystyrene (PS) – Packaging foam/"peanuts", food containers, plastic tableware, disposable cups, plates, cutlery, CD and cassette boxes.

  • High impact polystyrene (HIPS) -: Refrigerator liners, food packaging, vending cups.

  • Polyamides (PA) (Nylons) – Fibers, toothbrush bristles, fishing line, under-the-hood car engine moldings.

  • Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) – Electronic equipment cases (e.g., computer monitors, printers, keyboards), drainage pipe.

  • Polycarbonate (PC) – Compact discs, eyeglasses, riot shields, security windows, traffic lights, lenses.

  • Polycarbonate/Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (PC/ABS) – A blend of  PC and ABS that creates a stronger plastic. Used in car interior and   exterior parts, and mobile phone bodies.

  • Polyurethanes (PU) – Cushioning foams, thermal insulation foams, surface coatings,  printing rollers (Currently 6th or 7th most commonly used plastic  material, for instance the most commonly used plastic found in cars).


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