(Free Press Release) Acrylic happens to be an optically transparent thermoplastic material unaffected by moisture and offers a high strength-to-weight ratio.

Cedar Grove, NJ - September 22, 2010 -- Acrylic is actually an optically transparent thermoplastic material unaffected by moisture and offers a superior strength-to-weight ratio. An economical, general purpose material, acrylic can be easily heat-formed without losing optical clarity. Acrylic is utilized in an array of applications because it is always easily cemented, welded, thermoformed and machined. Rendering it a terrifically versatile material designed for many applications, as opposed to all the other kinds of transparent thermoplastics. Acrylic has outstanding potential to deal with the damaging effects of sunlight and outdoor weathering. Most commercial acrylics happen to be UV stabilized for better weather ability and effectiveness against prolonged sunlight exposure. It has FDA approval.

Emco Industrial Plastics, an acrylic supplier in NJ, announces the roll-out of clear Lucite L cast acrylic sheet currently is exclusively available through Microban, a global leader in built-in antimicrobial protection for medical applications including facial tissue boxes, glove and paper towel dispensers along with test tube holders, plus much more. Lucite L clear cast acrylic sheet offers an array of applications across an array of industries including medical and dental tools and equipment, retail displays, receptionists' windows and foodservice sneeze guards.

Lucite first introduced Microban in its spa line Celestial Granite(TM) series of acrylic sheet in 1998. Microban antimicrobial product protection is built-in to Lucite acrylic throughout the manufacturing process and inhibits the development of microbes for instance bacteria, mildew and mold that could cause stains, odors and deterioration of the product. This product is good for the medical and foodservice industries where bacteria undoubtedly are a serious health concern; the Microban brand brings tremendous added value and confidence. The Microban brand promises continuous and durable antimicrobial product protection, built-in during manufacture to not ever wear out within the useful life of the product. Emco Plastics sells the product in full sheets, cut to size pieces, or fabricated parts as an acrylic supplier in NJ.

It is supplied in thicknesses from 1/8" to 1/4" thick. Emco's fabrication capabilities include thermoforming, polishing, vacuum forming, routing, CNC milling and turning. Emco Plastics boasts a full-line of acrylic products for laboratories which can now be made with Lucite with Microban. Nowadays everybody is concerned with the spread of the flu, bacteria and germs in our society so Emco Plastics Plastics carries a full line of complimentary plastics to go with the Lucite to fight the spread of bacteria. This line includes Kydex acrylic/PVC blend with Microban, HDPE cutting board with Microban, PVC sheet with HYG (Active Hygiene), and antibacterial PVC tubing. You already know you found an appropriate acrylic supplier in NJ when they have numerous plastics that happen to be anti bacterial.

Contact:
Emcoplastics
99 Commerce Rd.
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
800-292-9906
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http://www.emcoplastics.com