Some Common Plastic Items

Here are some things from around your home that are made from plastic, and how they are made.

Article How Made Plastic
Tupperware Injection Polyethylene
Bucket Injection Polyethylene
Audio Cassette Injection Styrene
Ball point pen Injection Styrene
Ruler Injection Styrene
Shoe soles Reaction Polyurethane
Electric cables Extrusion PVC
Water pipes Extrusion PVC
Refrigerator liner Vacuum form ABS
Milk bottle Blow moulding Polyethylene
Plastic bag Blow extrusion Polyethylene


I am sure you can look around and find lots more things and guess how they are made.