H.I.P.S

High Impact Polystyrene

Trade Names: High Impact Polystyrene

HIPS Data Information Sheet

H.I.P.S. is used extensively in vacuum forming applications, for products such as point of sale displays and refrigerator linings.

The material has high impact resistance and excellent thermoform ability.
Typical sheet applications include Screen printing, Signage, POS Displays.

TYPICAL PROPERTIES

  • Excellent inherent impact strength and toughness
  • Excellent thermo formability.
  • Odorless & tasteless
  • No pre-drying for processing
  • Good dimensional stability
  • Low water absorption
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Low water absorption
  • Excellent decor ability
  • Printable
  • Approved Food Safe

APPLICATIONS

  • Point Of Sale
  • Packaging
  • Signs
  • Food Packaging Trays
  • House wares
  • Toys
  • Bathroom cabinets
  • Refrigerator Crispers
  • U.V RESISTANCE
  • Is not recommended for external use.

COLOUR RANGE
Stock of Black & White only.
Other colours by special order.

FINISHES
Haircell & Smooth

SHEET THICKNESS & SIZE

  • 0.50mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm Sheet
  • 0.75mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm Sheet
  • 1.0mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm OR 2440 X 1220mm Sheet
  • 1.5mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm OR 2440 X 1220mm Sheet
  • 2.0mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm OR 2440 X 1220mm Sheet
  • 3.0mm Thick X 1370 X 760mm OR 2440 X 1220mm Sheet

Other Sheet SIZES on Request

CUT TO SIZE

  • Sold in full sheets only.