Charlesworth & Son Ltd

Plastic moulders established 1941


Stocked Materials

Just some of the plastic materials we are able to process and hold in stock at Charlesworth & Son Ltd  to enable quick delivery of mouldings.
If you don't see a material you require we can usually obtain it.
Abriviation Full name common name
ABS Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene  
DMC Dough Moulding Compound Polyester
HDPE High Density Polyethylene  
HIPS High Impact Polystyrene  
LDPE Low Density Polyethylene  
MF Melamine Formaldehyde  
PA Polyamide Nylon
PBT Polybutylene terephalate  
PC Polycarbonate Lexan / Makrolon
PE Polyethylene polythene
PF Phenol Formaldehyde Bakelite / phenolic
PMMA polymethyl methacrylate acrylic / perspex
POM Polyoxymethylene / Polyacetal acetal
PP Polypropylene propylene / polyprop
PPS Polyphenylene sulphide Ryton
PS Polystyrene  
PUR Polyurethane  
PVC Polyvinyl chloride vinyl
TPE Thermoplastic elastomer  
TPO Thermoplastic polyolefin rubber Santoprene
TPU Thermoplastic polyurethane rubber  
UF Urea formaldehyde urea / Beetle / Scarab
PVC NBR Nitrile PVC Blend rubber  
Natural Rubber   Ebonite