Category Archives: clear acrylic

How To Restore The Shine To Acrylic


Category: clear acrylic, Working with acrylic

 If you’ve bought acrylic which has since started to lose its shine, read our simple steps to learn how to polish your plastic back to a gleam. You can restore the glossy look of your acrylic by flame polishing thin … Continue reading

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How To Remove Scratches From Plastic


Category: clear acrylic, coloured acrylic, Recycle, Working with acrylic

 If you have ever wanted to know how to remove scratches from plastic read guidance from our team of plastic experts, below. The methods are tried and tested. It’s important to know what type of plastic is scratched before you … Continue reading

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Shatter Proof Alternatives To Glass Patio Tables


Category: clear acrylic, Gardening, Polycarbonate

 With this week’s news about certain models of glass-topped patio tables “exploding” in the heat, we thought we’d share a shatter-proof alternative to glass, currently used by customers of The Plastic People:  polycarbonate. Here’s a customer picture showing the  polycarbonate … Continue reading

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Polycarbonate or Acrylic For Boat Windows


Category: clear acrylic, polycarbonate

 Did You Know:  boat windows can be made of plastic as an alternative to traditional glass  ? Plastic is easy to work with and produces seaworthy results. Plastic is easy for boat owners to work with and make curved windows: … Continue reading

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What are acrylic sheets used for ?


Category: clear acrylic, coloured acrylic, Home Improvements

 What are acrylic sheets used for? Acrylic sheets are used in so many different ways. Five-star plastic supplier The Plastic People reveal the most popular ways that customers are using this material in their homes: To protect furniture.  Acrylic sheets look just like … Continue reading

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