POLYplex | PMMA

POLYplex is Polykemi’s product family of plastic compounds based on PMMA.

POLYplex

POLYplex is Polykemi’s product family of plastic compounds based on PMMA. These products have high surface gloss and surface hardness, excellent weather resistance and optical properties. Polykemi offers a complete product range of POLYplex for injection molding and extrusion. Qualities are available with multiple reinforcing agents and with high color accuracy. These materials are typically used in applications such as vehicle parts, various fittings, and displays.

Raw material

PMMA is the abbreviation for polymethyl methacrylate. This is an amorphous acrylic plastic called “Plexiglas”. PMMA is clear in its pure form. The material has good optical properties. PMMA has a high surface finish. The disadvantages of this material are that it can become brittle and may be sensitive to stress cracking.

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