Flashcards in Plastics Deck (7)
What are thermosetting plastics ?
When thermosetting plastics 'set' they cannot be softened, shaped or moulded by reheating
Examples of thermosetting plastics ?
Uses of melamine?
Uses of polyester resin?
What is a thermoplastic?
Thermoplastics (also known as thermoforming plastics) can be reheated, allowing them to be shaped and moulded in different ways
Examples of thermoplastics ?