The Other Plastics are Polyethylene, HPPE and LDPE, Polypropylene, PVC, etc.
The main applications are as follows:
|Type of Plastic||Main applications|
|High- density polyethylene||Containers, Toys, House Wares, Industrial Wrapping and Film, Gas Pipes.|
|Low- density polyethylene||Film, Bags, Toys, Coatings, Containers, Pipes, Cable Insulation.|
|PET||Bottles, Film, Food Packaging, Synthetic Insulation.|
|Polypropylene||Film, Battery Cases, Microwave Containers, Crates, Car Parts, Electrical Components.|
|Polystyrene||Electrical Appliances, Thermal Insulation, Tape Cassettes, Cups, Plates.|
|PVC||Windows Frames, Pipes, Flooring Wallpapers, Bottles, Cling Film, Toys, Guttering, Cable Insulation, Credit Cards, Medical Products.|
|Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA)||General appliance moldings.|
|Polyamide||Films for packaging of foods such as oil, Cheese and boil-in-the-bag products and for high temperature engineering applications.|
|ABS/SAN||Transparent all-weather sheet, Electrical insulators, Domestic appliances.|
- These plastics are recycled to form Granules.
- The general recycling process is as follows: