HDPE Plastic Specifications?

Answer High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is a very common plastic. Quick and easy to manufacture, it is used in a variety of applications. Plastic toys, liquid containers and thousands of consumer goods ar... Read More »

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Differences Between HDPE Plastic and Polyethylene Plastic?

Polyethylene is the world's most common plastic. It finds innumerable applications in everything from bottles and jugs to shopping bags and children's toys. It owes its surprising versatility to it... Read More »

What does HDPE plastic stand for?

High-density polyethylene (HDPE) is a linear polymer formed from ethylene. Physical characteristics of HDPE include a melting point of 226 degrees Fahrenheit, minimum temperature of -148 degrees an... Read More »

Is HDPE plastic safe for cooking oil?

Although polyethylene terephthalate (PET or PETE) is the plastic typically used for cooking oils, high density polyethylene (HDPE) is safe to use, as it is resistant to vegetable oils. It is a food... Read More »

Are artificial plants made of HDPE plastic?

Artificial plants are not made of high-density polyethylene or HDPE plastic. Instead, they are manufactured using the more flexible, low-density polyethylene or LDPE plastic. It is used to create a... Read More »