March 24,2023 , 11:29:AM
A type of versatile plastic that can be
used to make a huge variety of consumer products. It is a hard kind of plastic
that gives clarity to the packaging. Polystyrene when combined with any other
plastics or other additives, it can be used to make several other things like
electronics, appliances, automobiles, etc. it can also be made into a foam
material known as expanded polystyrene, very well known for its insulating and
cushioning properties. This foam polystyrene is about 90% of the air and is
lightweight. It can be used in food packaging, automobile parts, surfboards, and
naturally occur too. It is found in foods like coffee, strawberry, and beef. It
is a highly useful type of plastic. It is used in several areas and they are:
appliances: the foam polystyrene is used in making many car
parts like sound dampening foam, knobs, etc, and also used in child protective
seats. On coming to the appliances, air conditioners, ovens, refrigerators,
blenders, etc are often made with polystyrene both solid and foam. It is because
they don't react with any other materials, and are long-lasting.
commonly used in housing like the parts of television, IT equipment. Food: it
is used in packaging food that could keep it better and fresh for a longer
time. Medical: used in a wide range of medical applications like test
tubes, diagnostic components, medical devices, test kits, etc.
It is also
widely used in the packaging of consumer goods like DVD, CD, meat, and poultry
and other items for shipping safely. Hence it provides protection against
spoilage or damage of the products inside, polystyrene is widely preferred.
Cochin Plastics are widely contributing to the growth of the
plastic industry in India by distributing acrylic sheets, multi wood, ACP
sheet, flex, etc. Our highlight is to provide quality materials, prompt
service, and at affordable prices. We are responsible for distributing the best
products for you.