Plastics & Plastic Products Mfrs & Suppliers
Plastics are moldable. Plastics are usually synthetic, most commonly derived from petrochemicals. Plastics are low-cost, easy to manufacture, versatile and impervious to water. Plastics are widely used, from paper clips to spaceships. Plastic products include polyester in fibers and textiles, polyethylene terephthalate in carbonated drinks bottles, peanut butter jars, plastic film and microwavable packaging. Plastic is used in supermarket bags, plastic bottles, detergent bottles, milk jugs, and molded plastic cases, in plumbing pipes and guttering, shower curtains, window frames, flooring. Plastics are used in outdoor furniture, for bottle caps, drinking straws, yogurt containers, appliances, car bumpers. Plastic is used for food containers, plastic tableware, disposable cups, plates, and cutlery, CD and cassette boxes among others.