PS (Polystyrene)

//PS (Polystyrene)

PS (Polystyrene)

Polystyrene is a thermoplastic polymer produced from the styrene in monomer form by means of polymerization.
The abbreviation PS is mostly used in plastics industry.
Polystyrene is a plastic in solid form under room temperature; however it melts under high temperatures during the process stage by means of injection or extrusion. Thereafter it is left for cooling and is solidified.




PS (Polystyrene)

PS (Polystyrene)

Main usage areas are as follows :

• Plate applications, isolation materials, electrical equipment, lighting luminaires

• House decoration equipment, cassette, CD box, cosmetic product boxes

• Food packaging applications, yogurt containers, foam containers, glass, spoon, fork, plate, etc.

• TV panels, computer parts, stationary products

It is usually traded in such forms :

• High influential (HIPS)
• General purpose (GPPS)
• Expanded (EPS)