APEX GP High impact polystyrene(HIPS) Sheet

APEX GP HIPS is a general purpose high impact polystyrene that has good forming and processing properties. GP HIPS does not need to be kept in a low humidity environment as it does not absorb moisture. Typical applications are POP, refrigerator components, and interior signs. 

  • Medium gloss finish

  • Textures available 

  • Easy to thermoform

  • Good impact strength

Grade
Description
Impact
Test Method
AP-GPHIPS
General Purpose High Impact Polystyrene
2.3 ft-lbs/in
ASTM D256
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APEX GPHIPS - Refrigerator interior

APEX SM High impact polystyrene(HIPS) Sheet

APEX SM HIPS is a low gel high impact polystyrene that has good forming and processing properties. SM HIPS does not need to be kept in a low humidity environment as it does not absorb moisture. Typical application are for thin gauge products that need a high quality low gel formable substrate

  • Medium gloss finish

  • Textures available 

  • Easy to thermoform

  • Good impact strength

  • Low gel count

Grade
Description
Impact
Test Method
AP-SMHIPS
Low Gel High Impact Polystyrene
2.3 ft-lbs/in
ASTM D256