Tag 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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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 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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How strong is polycarbonate


Category: Polycarbonate

 Polycarbonate is a wonderful type of plastic because it can be used for projects when many other types of material cannot. Since we are The Plastic People, we’re obviously a little biased towards plastic so here is a digestible summary … Continue reading

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Building a light weight race car


Category: Innovation, Polycarbonate, Recycle, uses of plastic

 If you’re interested in building your own race car this blog in conjunction with Chris Mohan Racing will show you how this can be an easily achievable project for someone with basic DIY skills.  With a combination of careful measuring … Continue reading

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