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Plastic is the generic name for a family of synthetic materials derived from petrochemicals. It is often product of two or more components.

There are many families of plastics and polymers being used in construction industry. Examples of plastics used in building are:

in building materials. Some of these properties are:


Disadvantages and limitations


Some of the examples below are Products of Plastics in the Construction industry: