Class 8 Chemistry Synthetic Fibers and Plastics Uses of plastics

Uses of plastics

  • In addition to the above mentioned uses of plastic, they are effusively used in biomedical industry. They are extensively used for packaging tablets, threads for stitching, gloves and several medical instruments.
  • They are also used to manufacture cookware due to their resistance to heat and electricity.
  • Teflon is a plastic with a unique property. No water or oil sticks to this kind of plastic and hence used in making cookware.

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