Comparison Between Virgin And Recycled Acrylic

- Jun 27, 2019-

Virgin material sheet

Recycled material sheet

Excellent UV resistance, at least 5 years not fade from yellowing.

Poor in anti UV, become yellowish easily, as well as fade and crack

Transparency more than 92%

Transparency less than 80%

Clear at section and keep original after fabrication

It turns yellowish at the section. Although the recycled acrylic with whitener it still becomes yellowish after a short term.

No bad smell

It becomes yellowish quickly after processing, comes out heavy smell and easy to crack

Good weather resistance

Bad weather resistance

Well protected by high quality packing or  masking paper

Packaging and protective film or paper grade is poor