Polystyrene (PS)

Polystyrene is a rigid and transparent plastic raw material made by the polymerization of styrene monomer. Polystyrene (PS) is one of the most often encountered plastics in our daily lives. Because it’s a thermoplastic polymer, it can be processed and molded by heating and cooling. It is prefered because of it transparency, good processability, fluidity, food compatibility, and the many other features. Anti-shock (HIPS – High Impact) and Crystal (GPPS – General purpose polystyrene) types are available for trade.

Two Types of PS
  • Antişok (HIPS – High Impact)
  • Kristal (GPPS – General purposepolystyrene)
Usage Areas
  • Packaging Industry (Food Packaging, Thermoforming, Fast Food Packaging)
  • Electronic devices (in indicators, and similar apliacations)
  • Textile Accessories (hangers, clips, buttons, etc.).
  • In Cars (Wheels, Rear Stop Signal Lamps, Interior Lighting)
  • Refrigerator Shelf and table in the Chamber
  • Toys
  • The clock and radio booths
  • In Furniture Accessories
  • Stationery supplies
  • Heat insulation (XPS, EPS,graphited EPS)