plastic film

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Synonyms for plastic film

a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things

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To help jumpstart these efforts, the American Chemistry Council's Flexible Film Recycling Group (FFRG) in 2015 established a goal to increase plastic film recycling to 2 billion pounds by 2020, which essentially would double the amount recycled in 2013.
Due to inability for residents to recycle plastic film curbside, we received consistent inquiries asking how and where plastic bags could be recycled.
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new high-volume production method for hot embossing microscopic channel structures onto large areas of plastic film at a low cost for use, for example, in wearable technology and cosmetic applications.
USPRwire, Fri Sep 11 2015] Plastic films are used for packaging chemicals, consumer goods, F&B, and pharmaceutical products.
OLED elements can now be printed on flexible plastic films, enabling significantly larger light surfaces.
The plastic film is optimally suited to advertising campaigns, in which large, light-emitting surfaces can be used to draw significantly more attention than can be gained through mere printed graphics ore-ink-type black-and-white displays that do not emit light," explained Head of Research Area, Raimo Korhonen, from VTT.
We take pride in being able to help our customers solve their plastic film and sheet processing and application problems.
Coast guiding systems are used in many different industries such as: nonwovens, extruded plastic film, paper & plastic bags, envelope manufacturing, tire and rubber manufacturing, flexo-graphic printing, flexible packaging, label & narrow web manufacturing, coating & laminating, die cutting, slitting, metalized film, pharmaceutical & medical packaging, food packaging, etc.
However, research on combining wood veneer directly with plastic film by hot pressing is limited.
PLASTIC FILM DEMAND (million pounds) % Annual Growth 2006- 2011- Item 2006 2011 2016 2011 2016 Plastic Film Demand 14230 14470 15850 0.
To overcome this we have developed plastic film made from non-GM bio-polymers derived from plants such as maize.
They're created by wrapping plastic film around floor-to-ceiling extension poles.
Demand for plastic film in the United States is expected to increase by 2.
has received a patent for making a plastic-coated metal plate for an automobile exterior plate, which comprises adhering or pressing a plastic film or sheet on both faces or one face of a metal plate, on a surface of the metal plate either directly or with only adhesive interposed there between, the plastic film or sheet having a surface tension at least 30 mN/m, an elongation percentage at break of at least 30% at a tensile rate of 20 mm/minute/20[degrees]C and a rupture strength of at least 1000 kg/[cm.
AIST developed a "pressure annealing" technique to reduce the resistance of conducting circuits formed on plastic film substrates by printing, without high temperature baking.