Plastic Resources

The history of Plastic

The history of Perspex

The history of Acrylic

External sites

Wikipedia article on plastic http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plastic

The British Plastics Federation http://www.bpf.co.uk/

Find out about plastic recycling http://www.wasteonline.org.uk/resources/InformationSheets/Plastics.htm

Case Studies

Sheffield Council
sheffield

As part of a Sheffield City refurbishment scheme, we were asked to structurally bond eight massive acrylic beams 5400mm long and 150mm thick, in the town hall square.

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Submarine

Last month we helped one of our customers with a project to build a submarine sphere. Our customer had cast the acrylic sphere in two halves but asked us to structurally bond the two halves together.

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