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Plastic Makes It Possible - Series 9
 
🧨🧧 Chinese New Year is coming.
 
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🏡Let's spending more time together with our family at home this year.
 
Did you buy any biscuits to celebrate CNY, like sambal shrimp rolls, almond cookies, pineapple rolls, etc⁉
 
Most of the CNY biscuits are actually packed in plastic rigid packaging like #GPPS , #PP , #PET . These are all FDA approved in order to contact with our food and keep the food safe.
 
But do you know what is the differences between all these plastic material packaging?
 
General Purpose PolyStyrene #GPPS a.k.a 【通用级聚苯乙烯】. It is one of the most widely used kinds of plastic that has excellent transparency, high stiffness and excellent moldability (injection, extrusion, foam molding, etc.).
 

Plastic Makes It Possible - Series 7
 
Everyone is working from home now. 🏡👨‍💼👩‍💼💻
 
Did you buy a new printer or other office equipment to improve our working efficiency at home? 💸💸💸
 
Actually, the printer housing and some other electronic devices housing you bought are made of High Impact Polystyrene #HIPS a.k.a 【高抗冲聚苯乙烯】.
 
HIPS is a high impact strength material and suitable to be used in packaging application. It is also available in FDA approved grades for food packaging purpose.
 
You can easily identify #HIPS material by looking at the recycling code ♻ of the product, it would be the no. 6️⃣
 
 

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