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Covestro produces consistent, high-quality polycarbonate sheet under the MAKROLON® polycarbonate sheet trade name. Forming and fabrication characteristics and techniques are comparable to those of other commercial polycarbonate sheet products. Covestro's VIVAK® is a transparent, thermoplastic sheet used widely in the point of purchase industry. VIVAK® is the brand and market leader for PETG products. Among its advantages, VIVAK® PETG products offer superior impact strength over acrylic and cost effectiveness compared to polycarbonate, and offers deep draws, complex die-cuts, and precise molded-in details without sacrificing structural integrity
MAKROLON® FD polycarbonate sheet is a clear, non-UV stabilized sheet which complies with FDA and NSF® standard 51 requirements.
MAKROLON® AR polycarbonate sheet is an abrasion and UV resistant sheet that offers glass-like surface hardness coupled with the impact strength of polycarbonate.
Makrolon and VIVAK clear sheet Light Transmission (minimum value)
VIVAK is expanding to provide even greater versatility, making it an ideal solution for diverse applications including graphics, POP displays/fixtures, indoor signs and formed parts.
VIVAK Copolyester Regulatory Information Sheet
VIVAK Copolyester sheet may lawfully be used as articles or components of articles intended for use in contact with food.
VIVAK® Cleaning Instructions
Techniques for cleaning VIVAK sheet based on standard industry practice.
Vivak® Thermoplastic Sheets
Easy to fabricate, form, bond and decorate, VIVAK Sheet is well suited for a variety of point of purchase and sign applications.
Vivak Matte PET-G
Vivak® Matte PET-G sheet is a clear matte surface sheet for non-glare requirements in a wide variety of applications.
Makrolon Environmental Resistance
Makrolon polycarbonate sheet may be used in a diverse range of environmental conditions. Consult this chart when thoroughly testing fabricated parts under actual in-service conditions.
MAKROLON® Light Transmission Specification
Standard MAKROLON® polycarbonate sheet comes in different colors and gages. These differences result in a variety of light transmission properties.