The 3 Most Used Plastics & Their Applications

Used Plastics & Their Applications

From safety helmets to food packaging, airbags, electronics and everything one could possibly imagine, plastics play a vital role in our daily lives. There is no doubt that plastics have helped make our lives better and inspired countless innovations. They make our lives safer, healthier and convenient. With the multitude of options that are available, …

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How Plastic Waste is Converted to Crude Oil & Sulphur

Plastic Waste is Converted to Crude Oil & Sulphur

Plastics have always delivered multiple benefits that contribute to the betterment of modern life. They save fuel by reducing the weight of our cars, they help us save energy by insulating our homes, keep medical supplies sterile and help to package and preserve the freshness of our food. With the countless benefits that plastics offer, …

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India Expected to Witness Polyethylene Demand Growth by 2023

Polyethylene

The application of polyethylene (PE) can be found in various sectors such as automotive, household, packaging, electronic and construction. It is one of the major plastics used in India. Some incredible advantages that polyethylene offer are: Extremely impact resistant Fully Recyclable Weather-resistant Lightweight Corrosion-resistant Let’s look at some of the different types of polyethylene: High-density …

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Global Rigid Plastic Packaging Market Predictions for 2021

Global Rigid Plastic Packaging

Rigid plastics are materials that have no elastic deformation but possess perfect plastic deformation. They are self-supporting in nature and cannot be easily squeezed. They are an apt choice for packaging as they are durable, lightweight and cost-effective. Rigid plastics include caps, cups, closures, cosmetic products, trays, and bottles used for various packaging-related applications. The …

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How Plastic Waste Can Power Automobiles in The Future

Plastics are one of the most widely used materials on our planet and offer a multitude of beneficial properties. We can find their applications in transport, construction, healthcare, packaging, plumbing, and almost every industry that we can think of. Moreover, plastics are easy to mass produce, making it a challenge to properly manage, dispose and …

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The Future of Waste Management: Converting Plastic to Fuel

There has been a rising awareness of alternative disposable methods for the mounting plastic waste problem. One of which includes plastic-to-fuel projects that have started to gain traction in the energy industry. This innovative solution holds promise to not only curb pollution but also provide significant economic benefits. According to the American Chemistry Council, plastic-to-fuel …

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Discarded Plastic Bottles Put in Good Use This Christmas!

December brings with it many joys of holidays and festivities. The eagerness to welcome the new year and the delight of celebrating Christmas is ecstatic. And everyone tries to celebrate it in their own special way. The members of St. Michael’s Church located in Mumbai, India celebrated ‘green’ Christmas. They made a Christmas tree out …

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Global Molded Plastics Market To Reach $505.30 Billion By 2024!

Molded Plastics

Plastic products are used extensively all around the world. They are cost-effective, lightweight and easy to work with. In molding, the plastic liquid is shaped using a rigid frame called as a mold. A powder or liquid polymer such as polyethylene or polypropylene is then placed into the hollow mold so the polymer can take …

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Plastic Pigments Market Value to Reach $14.8 Billion by 2023

The current market value of plastic pigment is estimated at $10.3 billion. It is expected to reach $14.8 billion by 2023, which will be at a CAGR of 7.5% between 2018 and 2023. The increased use of plastic pigments can be attributed to the growth of industries such as packaging and automobile, where the demand …

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Oxo-biodegradable Plastics: Making the Environment More Efficient

Oxo-biodegradable Plastics

Oxo-biodegradable plastics are plastics that degrade when placed under certain conditions. But how are they different from biodegradable plastics you might ask? Oxo-Biodegradable plastic uses metal salts to start and speed up the degradation process. This results in extremely small fragments of plastic that no longer visually pollute the environment. Oxo-biodegradable (OXO) plastic, functions in …

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