Who created plexiglass?

Answer Plexiglass was invented by William Chalmers, a research student at McGill University, in 1930. Plexiglass is an organic polymer that is transparent but stronger than glass. Plexiglass has many uses... Read More »

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Is plexiglass recyclable?

Plexiglass is recyclable. Most towns and cities, however, do not offer curbside pickup for plexiglass, so check with a local plastic distributor to see if they will let you drop it off for recyclin... Read More »

How to Cut a Hole in Plexiglass?

Cutting a hole in a Plexiglass sheet, requires tools common to working with both wood and metal. The required tools change depending on the type and size of the hole. Round holes under six-inches i... Read More »

Is all plexiglass UV-filtering?

According to I Collect Movie Posters, not all Plexiglas comes with UV protection. When purchasing Plexiglas, make sure it is covered with a UV protector. This will help preserve your collections su... Read More »

How expensive is plexiglass?

The cost of plexiglass depends on the thickness and size of the glass you're buying. Prices range from about $20 for a 5-by-7-inch sheet with a thickness of .093 to more than $1,000 for a 48-by-93-... Read More »