Greenhouse applications

A very good example of such application is using our MULTICLEAR® 10 mm box structure clear with UV side facing the outside whilst the No Drop on the inside. Here the higher light transmission is paramount as every % increase will help directly the productivity of plant growth. The no drop effect stops moisture landing

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Improved weather performance

ATECH 3206 ABS/PMMA is developed with improved performance regarding weatherability. One of the most important indication for weathering of white sheets is the measurement of Yellowness Index which is directly related to dE (Delta E) which quantifies colour change. After accelerated weathering for 4860 hours QUVA (equal to 10 years outdoors) the results are striking

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Building for the future

Plastic is a fantastic building material. To show what is possible to do we decided to decorate our new office in Borensberg with 5 kg/m2 Multiclear Ultra in various diffused colors fixed with aluminium glazing bars. The panels are back-lit using computer controlled multicolor environmentally friendly LEDs. In the picture the façade is glowing red,

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The future ice hockey rinks

In December 2011 Transparent SAPHIR® grade of Polycarbonate was installed in an ice rink construction at the Elmia arena in Jönköping, Sweden. The product offers safety with high level of protection for spectators due to its high impact resistance and excellent optical quality which allows the audience to get closer to the action. SAPHIR® is

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Multiwall Polycarbonate For Building façade

Multiwall Polycarbonate can be used for building material. The product is lightweight but very strong. Most importantly it should look good as it can be used to hide concrete and steel surfaces.

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Motala bridge

Arla Plast takes pride in supplying Polycarbonate materials for the recently opened Motala Bridge project. The Polycarbonate material used for soundwall application was produced locally at Arla Plast in Borensberg. The bridge is a landmark and also significant engineering project for Motala – Östergötlands Sjöstad. “We were really happy to contribute to this important project”,

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