Corrugated plastic is a popular and inexpensive material for a multitude of temporary and semi-permanent uses from political signs to postal totes. In addition to its versatility, this material provides many other benefits to consider when planning for your next project. Here are some worth noting.
is rigid. Corrugated plastic maintains its shape over time, which is important for signs and storage containers.
comes in bright, vibrant colors. The material itself can be produced in a number of bright colors and the surface can also make printed messages pop.
is readily printable. Each sheet provides a surface that works easily with a wide range of inks and does not require any special equipment for printing.
is waterproof. The plastic holds its shape and will not break down even when wet.
is weatherproof. When used outdoors, corrugated plastic can withstand the elements, including rain, wind, hail, and direct sunlight.
is washable. Easily wipes down with a soft cloth and mild soap.
can be reused and recycled. When you’re finished using your sign or container, the material can be melted down and reformed into new sheets or other products. Some manufacturers may even buy back your used or unused materials, or it can be taken to a local recycling facility in your area.
can be cut to size. Sheets are available in thicknesses from 2mm to 5mm and can be cut to size by the manufacturer or easily cut and trimmed on site using basic tools like a utility knife or scissors.
can be folded and shaped. This material is flexible and bendable, making it a great material for constructing handy totes or dimensional displays.
is lightweight. Sheets can be easily moved and managed with little effort.
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