INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT : TRANSPORTATION
Quadrant EPP’s environment-friendly thermoplastic composite materials can be used as panels or three-dimensional moldings and are already replacing steel, aluminum, plywood, HDF and MDF board, and fiberboard in many applications. From replacing tropical plywood for formaldehyde-free, moisture resistant RV walls and roof linings to developing lighter road signs with no sharp edges and improved occupational safety, Quadrant EPP has ideal thermoplastics solutions for the transportation industry. Click here to visit the main Quadrant EPP website for more information.
Major Trend in Transportation is Light-Weighting
- % Others
- % Metal
- % Rubber
- % Plastics
Percentage (%) of total vehicle weight
According to a recent study the usage of plastics in transportation vehicles is to increase significantly to 18% of the total car weight.