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What's the common application area of Extrusion plastic?
A
  • Polystyrene is the most general polymer used in sheet extrusion. It is major plastic material for the thermoformed packaging, and it gives competition to ABS & PP in the technical markets.
  • The end use applications of the sheet / film extrusion include margarine, tubs and pots for yogurt and desserts.
  • In the liquid packaging industry (wine boxes, juice cartons, etc.), the base if the process of plastic extrusion onto paper. In addition, there is also an aluminum layer present in this process.
  • In the food packaging, the plastic film is occasionally metalized.

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