|Mirror HIPS Sheet
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At Stephen Webster Plastics we’re proud to supply HIPS plastic
to a number of different businesses in a range of sectors.
High Impact Polystyrene Properties
- It’s a strong plastic.
- It can handle high impact.
- Despite its strength you can easily cut, router or saw it to an ideal size.
- Through thermoforming almost any shape of any size can be created.
- Available in a variety of colours.
- A very affordable solution.
What is HIPS Plastic?
High Impact Polystyrene
(HIPS Plastic) is an inexpensive, lightweight and customisable thermoplastic that can be used in a variety of different applications. It offers a wide range of colour options and can be reinforced to offer it more resistance to impacts, tearing and to improve its overall durability. HIPS plastic can even be used in demanding applications that need to meet strict compliances, such as the medical and food industries.
A Popular Product
HIPS plastic is very versatile and can be used in a variety of forms. Typical products produced using HIPS range from, POS displays, signage, food packaging even children's toys.
HIPS can be cut, punched, moulded and more, your options are limitless. Thanks to its strength, relatively low cost and the fact that you can mould it, HIPS plastic has become a very popular product among our customers.
HIPS Colour Ranges
We don’t just stock black and white HIPS sheets. You can pick your favourite colour for your next creation, let your imagination run wild. Electric blue through to vibrant reds. Pick from our long list of stock colours and if you don’t find what you’re looking for, we can make a bespoke product for you.
A Range of Sizes & Thickness
We supply high impact polystyrene in a range of sizes which include smaller sheets at 1220 x 915 through to larger sizes at 1980 x 1372. We offer a large selection of thicknesses with thinner sheets at 0.5mm and 0.75mm, medium thickness (2mm and 3mm) through to the thickest options at 5mm and 6mm.
The Perfect Finish
We don’t simply offer different colours, we provide a vast range of finishes too. The pinseal and leathergrain sheets add some character. Alternatively, improve your products’ look with mirror finishes. We even stock FDA approved sheets for use in the food industry and recyclable options for the environmentally conscious consumer. Browse our range to find the perfect fit.
Our HIPS Products
- Gloss and matt HIPS sheet - Contains the standard properties of HIPS plastic but comes in a variety of thicknesses and colour options with either a glossy or matt finish.
- Conductive HIPS sheet - Conductive HIPS sheets are permanently conductive, meaning they are designed for workspaces and industries where Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) is a concern.
- Pinseal and Leathergrain HIPS sheet - Pinseal and Leathergrain HIPS sheets come with a textured and scratch-resistant surface on one face and a smooth surface on the other.
- Recycled HIPS sheet - A cost-effective sheet that uses a portion of recycled HIPS plastic. More affordable than regular sheets but not recommended for thermoforming. Great for creating templates, ID cards and backing panels.
- Mirror HIPS sheet - Contains a reflective surface which is excellent for cladding, dance floors and commercial applications.
- Reeled HIPS - Similar to regular matt HIPS sheet but is supplied rolled on its core, ready for your own applications.
- Made-to-order - We also offer made-to-order HIPS plastic sheets in the event that you can’t find what you’re looking for. Please contact our sales team to discover more about our made-to-order options.