As one of the most recognizable names in alternative glass options, Plexiglas® by Arkema is a versatile material and industry standard.
An acrylic thermoplastic, Plexiglas® delivers the same function as traditional glass while offering enhanced resistance to blunt impacts and breakages.
Why Choose Plexiglas®
Plexiglas® performs almost identically to traditional and specialty glass with its:
- Exceptional clarity
- Chemical resistance
Like standard glass, Plexiglas® is available in a wide variety of:
Plexiglas® outperforms traditional glass on several fronts:
- Strength: Manufactured for durability, Plexiglas® is up to 17x stronger than traditional glass.
- Formability: Plexiglas® is able to be heated up and moulded into specific shapes without losing integrity or strength.
- UV Ray Protection: Plexiglas® filters out harmful UV rays as natural light passes through it.
- Weight: Compared to glass panes of the same shape and thickness Plexiglas® is lighter.
A materials that fill a host of applications, Plexiglas® is often used for:
- Sneeze Guards
- Display cases
- Picture frames
- Face shields
*Plaskolite acrylic sheets are an alternative that we may substitute for Plexiglas® when we are temporarily out of stock.
Ordering Plexiglas® For Your Project
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