Recycling – Engineering Plastics


Plastics engineering encompasses the processing, design, development, and manufacture of plastics products.

The nature of plastic materials and the properties like outdoor weather

Engineering Plastic

Engineering Plastic

ability, thermal properties such as upper use temperature, electrical properties, barrier properties, and resistance to chemical attack, all pose unique challenges to an Engineer.

The different fields where a Plastics Engineer could specialize are:

  • Medical plastics
  • Automotive plastics
  • Recycled or recyclable plastics
  • Biodegradable plastics