Plastics. Ashley Morris. Why are they so popular?. What are they ?. A synthetic material made from a wide range of organic polymers such as polyethylene, PVC, nylon, etc
Where do they come from?
Plastics can be divided into two main types:
One way to improve the performance characteristics of plastic products is to compound resins with additives and fillers. Additives help fight against factors such as heat, chemicals, or light. There are thousands of additives/fillers on the market today. Below are some of the most common ones used in manufacturing.