Selecting Performance Plastics - Seven Questions to Ask

How to Select Performance Plastics
How can you make an intelligent material selection, especially at the beginning of a project, when the parameters may not be finite or well known? Selecting the ideal performance plastic material for any particular application can be challenging. To help streamline the process and narrow down the myriad of possible choices, there are seven key questions to address.

Seven Questions to Ask
With the “Seven Questions” method, the material selection process becomes straightforward. Employing a few, easily described categories, it is possible to narrow down the requirements to a manageable level. The result can then be matched to one of the material groups found on the IAPD Thermoplastics Rectangle.