Polyethylene (PE) is a resin made from petroleum and one of the most common thermoplastics in the world. PE is highly flexible and resistant to steam, moisture, scratches, and many chemicals, making it a very common material for packaging applications. The PE plastic family is organized by molecular weight of the polymer and the major subcategories of PE are High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE), Medium-Density Polyethylene (MDPE), Linear Low-Density Polyeythylene (LLDPE) and Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE). PE is commonly used to make bottles, crates, toys, grocery bags, pails, trash can liners, films, and a wide variety of other assorted items.The different grades of PE are used in virtually every type of plastic manufacturing technique available.
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