Category Archives: Polycarbonate

The Differences Between Acrylic and Polycarbonate


Category: clear acrylic, Polycarbonate

 Acrylic and polycarbonate are two of the most popular plastics The Plastic People are asked questions about –  specifically what are the differences between acrylic and polycarbonate.  Here are some of the key areas to compare when choosing between acrylic … Continue reading

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4 Things To Consider When Making a Twinwall Roof


Category: Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 One of the common enquiries we hear at The Plastic People is about roof glazing and we understand what a challenging task it is.  Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate tends to be the material we are mostly asked about by customers wanting to … Continue reading

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How To Work Out How Much Twinwall Polycarbonate You Need


Category: Gardening, Glazing, Greenhouse Panels, Polycarbonate, Twinwall Polycarbonate, uses of plastic

 One of the common areas of advice we are asked about at The Plastic People is about which polycarbonate to use for roofing projects and how much will be required. Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate is the plastic material that is a popular … Continue reading

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How To Choose Multiwall Polycarbonate


Category: Gardening, Glazing, Greenhouse Panels, Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 Twin-wall and multi-wall polycarbonate comes in many thicknesses and can be bought in sheets or cut to the sizes you actually need. Here is a quick guide as to what to consider in making a choice for your project. What Is Twin-wall and Multi-wall Polycarbonate Multiwall … Continue reading

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How Strong Is Polycarbonate


Category: Innovation, Polycarbonate

 Our team at The Plastic People often get asked how strong clear plastic is.  Normally this type of question comes from those wanting some guidance on whether to choose clear acrylic or clear polycarbonate for their project and are not sure how to decide.  And for strength … Continue reading

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