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High-density polyethene (HDPE)


High-density polyethylene (HDPE)

Polyethylenes, the most widely used class of plastics in the world, include several copolymers of ethylene in addition to the homopolymer. The two most commonly used Polyethylene; Low-density polyethylene (LDPE), the application mostly in use for plastic film, bags, and containers. The other is High-density polyethylene (HDPE) is plastic recyclable. HDPE is mostly in use for products such as base cups of plastic soft drinks bottles, milk containers, and detergent containers. It carries the symbol below:

Sources:

  • Plastics and environmental sustainability by Anthony l. Andrady. Published 2015 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc
  • Plastics and the Environment, edited by Anthony l. Andrady 2003 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc

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