the plastic is resistant to sun, rain, sleet, snow, wind, saltwater, chlorine and mildew. you cant say that about furniture made from wood or metal; wood splinters and rots, while metal rusts. poly furniture is low maintenance and easy to care for; it requires no special coatings, sanding or staining.
manticore lumber is a highly versatile wood alternative, made from 100% recycled plastic using plastic waste that is unusable in conventional recycling processes. this completely maintenance free material can be worked like wood and has the added benefit of saving you over the years having to replace and treat old timber.
the prize which, as it turns out, we won is a cool plaque made of recycled plastic. unlike glass and metal, which usually get recycled back into bottles or cans, plastic doesnt always get reborn as another grocery bag or water bottle. it could become building materials, fabric, carpeting, auto parts, playground equipment, and much, much more.
plastic wood never rots and will never need painting, with a high level of uv protection against fading. kedel plastic wood is made from recycling crushed cd cases and old coat hangers and similar polystyrene products that would otherwise end up in landfill or incinerators.
wood-filled rpl wood-filled rpl is made of plastic mixed with sawdust or other recycled fiber, usually a mix of 50 percent polyethylene primarily low-density polyethylene or ldpe and 50 percent sawdust or other recycled fiber.
recycled plastic wood. recycled plastic wood is made of polystyrene from old cd cases and coathangers etc. which would otherwise find their way into landfill or incinerators. kedel's plastic wood profiles have a similar density and weight to some south american hardwoods, and are sometimes mistaken for wood.
all pieces are crafted of 90% recycled plastic, made from high-density polyethylene recycled milk jugs. it never fades, warps or cracks, and you'll never have to stand, paint or stain. each adirondack chair is foldable for easy transportation or storage when not in use.
originally manufactured at our factory in johannesburg, our plastic wood planks and poles are made from only 100% recycled plastic for guaranteed strength and quality. we melt, mold and shape plastic to manufacture timber planks, poles and other structural forms.
while hdpe can replace traditional wood for almost any construction project, some of the most common applications using recycled plastic wood products are plastic posts and fencing, bridge pier protection systems and fender systems, retaining walls, cribbing and outdoor furniture.