Plastic Materials

All-Plastics, LLC, is a world class leader in technology driven manufacturing with unparalleled industry recognized experience in advanced molding and assembly. All-Plastics is well versed in creating a multitude of high quality products for a wide range of industries such as medical, consumer products, industrial applications, and retail packaging. We have the capabilities to mold any custom part or product using a variety of thermoplastics, resins. Contact us today, to find out all the plastics that we can work with.

Quality Molded Plastics & Certifications

We pride ourselves in the quality work that we produce. All-Plastics maintains and calibrates in-house laboratories for purposes of testing parts and/or components of parts and for the calibration and inspection, measuring and testing equipment. We make sure that no matter which material you choose to mold, we will provide the quality, the service, and the certifications you require. All-Plastics is ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 13485:2003 certified and Clean Room Capable.

We also provide testing services to ensure the quality of the end product from start to finish. A few include:

  • Temperature & Humidity Monitoring
  • ICP-AES Analysis
  • Spectrophotometer
  • FT-IR Spectroscopy
  • And Much More!

Common Plastic Materials

 

Material Common Application Properties & Features Tensile Strength (psi) Flexural Strength (psi) Izod Impact (lb/in) Max Temperature (°F)
ABS
  • medical
  • appliances
  • electrical
  • computer components
  • consumer products
  • great chemical resistance
  • easily processed & bonded
  • good impact strength
  • excellent aesthetic properties
  • easily machined
5,000 – 16,000 8,000 – 10,000 3.0-7.5 140°F – 200°F
HDPE
  • consumer products
  • construction applications
  • food & beverage
  • fuel tanks
  • high tensile strength
  • non-toxic, FDA safe
  • chemical & corrosion resistant
  • tough, versatile
  • lightweight
  • low moisture absorption
3,000 – 4,000 15,6000 4.76 259°F – 267°F
LDPE
  • computer hardware
  • computer components
  • food safe storage
  • medical products
  • toys
  • more flexible then HDPE
  • lightweight
  • great impact resistance
  • non-toxic, FDA safe
  • excellent impact resistance
  • corrosion resistance
1,400 1,175 no break 230°F
PP
  • household consumer products
  • automotive parts
  • laboratory equipment
  • medical products
  • sporting goods
  • construction products
  • versatile & tough
  • chemical resistance
  • abrasion resistance
  • non-toxic, FDA safe
  • impact resistance
3,800 – 5,400 6,000 1.2 210°F – 290°F
PC
  • household consumer products
  • electrical & electronics
  • automotive parts
  • retail packaging
  • laboratory equipment
  • enclosures
  • superior impact strength
  • FDA & UL grades
  • toughness
  • excellent creep
  • great electric properties
8,000 – 12,000 13,500 12 – 16 240°F
NYLON
  • bearings & bushings
  • packaging machinery parts
  • food processing parts
  • wheels & rollers
  • seals & gaskets
  • strong & stiff
  • FDA compliant grades
  • enhanced bearing & wear
  • good machinability
  • easy to fabricate
10,000 – 13,000 0.7 – 0.9 210°F – 230°F
TPE
  • medical tools
  • seals & gaskets
  • consumer products
  • electrical / electronics
  • prosthetic devices
  • easily melted
  • excellent elasticity
  • easily recycled
  • lightweight
  • flexible
290 – 2,600 1970 24 284°F
HIPS
  • construction & building materials
  • fixtures, kiosks
  • office products
  • automotive parts
  • FDA compliant grade
  • high impact strength
  • great thermoforming characteristics
  • easily molded
  • recyclable
3500 4620 2.2 – 2.8
PET
  • infant/baby products
  • medical devices
  • food processing machines
  • household appliances
  • valve components
  • great chemical resistance
  • low moisture absorption
  • high temp resistance
  • excellent clarity
  • easily processed
11,500 9,570 2.36 230°F
PVC
  • welded chemical tanks
  • building materials
  • valves and pumps
  • fittings
  • piping systems
  • durable & light
  • good electrical properties
  • easy to machine
  • easy to fabricate
  • strong & stiff
7,000 – 8,000 15,000 1.0 – 1.6 140°F