Acrylic is a transparent plastic material with outstanding strength, stiffness, and optical clarity. It sheet is easy to fabricate, bonds well with adhesives and solvents, and is easy to thermoform. The material has superior weathering properties compared to many other transparent plastics.
The Extruded Acrylic Sheet
exhibits glass-like qualities such as clarity, brilliance, and transparency. It is lightweight and has a higher impact resistance as compared to glass. The acrylic sheet is known by many names such as acrylic, acrylic glass, and plexiglass.
The global Extruded Acrylic Sheet
market is primarily driven by its use in the building & construction industry for various applications such as home improvement projects, kitchen backsplash, windows, wall partitions, and home furniture and décor, among others. Acrylic sheets are the ideal choice of material due to the superior properties such as excellent optical clarity, 17 times impact resistance as compared to glass, lightweight, temperature, and chemical resistance.
In addition to this, it is widely used in commercial and structural glazing to create weather and storm-resistant windows, large and bulletproof windows, and durable skylights.