The Positive Qualities of Polyvinyl Chloride

PVC in powder form

Polyvinyl Chloride – PVC for short – has become ubiquitous in the world of plastic manufacturing. In fact, it now accounts for roughly one-fifth of plastic manufactured in the world, despite the fact that it’s been in commercial use for less than a century. The rapid rise in use of the synthetic polymer can be […]

Why PVC Use is so Ubiquitous

A small bowl of polyvinyl chloride powder

Polyvinyl chloride – or PVC – is one of the most commonly-used types of plastic in the world today. Its origins trace back more than 150 years, and its been in commercial production since the 1930s. The synthetic polymer of plastic now accounts for about one-fifth of all plastic manufactured in the world. PVC can […]

Learn More About the Materials We Use at Piper Plastics

Dip molded products

Recently, we shared a video that offers an up-close look at our plastisol dip molding process. Now, we’d like to give you another look at the various materials we use when dip molding and coating. Although plastisol is the most common material we work with, we use a number of other materials for specialized applications […]