- 1. Rigid and tough
- 2. Lightweight, low strength material with good energy-absorbing characteristics
- 3. Good elasticity
- 4. High tensile strength
Polystyrene (PS) plastic is a naturally transparent thermoplastic that is available as both a typical solid plastic as well in the form of a rigid foam material. PS plastic is commonly used in a variety of consumer product applications and is also particularly useful for commercial packaging.